Akroterion (Illustration)


Mark Cartwright
by ECeDee
published on 11 March 2013

An akroterion (or acroterion), an architectural feature of Classical buildings, particularly temples where they were placed at the apex and extremities of the roof.

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ECeDee, . (2013, March 11). Akroterion. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1097/

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ECeDee, . "Akroterion." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 11, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/1097/.

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ECeDee, . "Akroterion." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 11 Mar 2013. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

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