Roman Agora Gate, Athens

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 19 December 2015
Roman Agora Gate, Athens

The monumental entrance gate (propylaea) to the Roman agora of Athens. Pentellic marble, 19-11 BCE. Donated by Julius Caesar and Augustus, it is known as the Gate of Athena Archegetis.


About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2015, December 19). Roman Agora Gate, Athens. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4352/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Agora Gate, Athens." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 19, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4352/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Agora Gate, Athens." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 19 Dec 2015. Web. 20 Sep 2019.

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