Doric temple antefix discovered in Pompeii

July 28, 2019 - General

The ongoing research in the Triangular Forum of ancient Pompeii continues to offer surprises. An antefix depicting the goddess Athena decorating a Doric temple and dating from the end of the 4th century BC is particularly striking.

Pompeii, antefix of Athena of the end of the 4th century BC
[Credit: La Repubblica]In addition to the divinity, the excavations in progress in the sanctuary of Athena, in collaboration with the University…

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