Mark Cartwright
by ECeDee
published on 11 March 2013
Send to Google Classroom:

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

Remove Ads


Cite This Work

APA Style

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

Chicago Style

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

MLA Style

ECeDee, . "Akroterion." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 11 Mar 2013. Web. 26 Jan 2021.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support Ancient History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!