Home : Complete Site List : Search : What's New? : Permission to Use : Contact Us

North Porch Door

< Prev | 8 of 11 | Next >
North Porch Door
Click Photo for Larger Version
Please read before you download

Images and/or text from holylandphotos.org are NOT TO BE USED ON OTHER WEB SITES, NOR COMMERCIALLY, without special permission. To request permission contact us at holylandphotos@gmail.com.

Photo Comments

View looking south into the columned entrance of the North Porch of the Erechtheion.  This porch, and indeed the whole complex, was built in the Ionic style.

The doorway leads into the room that contained the Sanctuary of Athena Polias, a statue of Hermes, a saltwater spring with trident, and the Tomb of Erechtheus.

Note the slender Ionic columns that support the coffered ceiling.