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Stadium of Delphi


Mark Cartwright
published on 27 June 2012
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A section of the semi-circular seats at the end of the stadium of Delphi. Such stone seats behind the starting line were a common Roman addition to Greek stadia, these being added at Delphi in the second century CE.

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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. (2012, June 27). Stadium of Delphi. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Stadium of Delphi." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 27, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Stadium of Delphi." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Jun 2012. Web. 04 Mar 2021.

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