My Photos: Greece -- Athens -- The Erechtheion on the Acropolis

The Erechtheion, circa 400 BC.  Possibly devoted to Poseidon, the god of the sea.

Ionic capitals

More Ionic capitals from the Erechtheion

The Porch of the Karyatides on the Erechtheion

Intricate column base carving

Coffered ceiling

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