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Ionic Capital, Metapontum


Mark Cartwright
published on 21 August 2017
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An Ionic capital from a temple of unknown dedication at Metapontum, Magna Graecia, southern Italy. 480-470 BCE.

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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. (2017, August 21). Ionic Capital, Metapontum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Ionic Capital, Metapontum." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 21, 2017.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Ionic Capital, Metapontum." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Aug 2017. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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