The Gupta Dynasty, founded by Chandragupta I (accession c. 320 CE), ruled in North Central India between the 4th and...
Ionic capital from the Acropolis, Athens, (447-432 BCE).
Ionic Pilaster Capital from Pella
Ionic pilaster capital from the palace complex of Pella (Macedonia) which occupied the entire extant of the hill dominating...
Labyrinth of Knossos
Inside the 'labyrinth' of the Minoan palace at Knossos, Crete, (c. 1500 BCE).
Lions Gate Detail (Mycenae)
Detail photo of the Lions Gate in Mycenae, Argolis, Greece.
Monolithic Columns, Corinth
The seven remaining columns of the Doric peripteral temple of Apollo at Corinth (550-530 BCE). The columns are monolithic...
Palace of Knossos
The partially reconstructed wing of the palace of Knossos c. 1500 BCE.
Palm-leaf Column of Ramesses II from Herakleopolis
This column is from a temple primarily dedicated to he dam god Heryshef of Herakleopolis. Ramesses II is twice shown making...
Colonnade with canal in the foreground, temple of Ba'al (1st-2nd century CE), Palmyra, Syria.
Pilaster columns on the Colosseum of Rome, completed in the 1st century CE.