Hephaisteion sanctuary (Athens) 7 Monastiraki - Ηφαιστείον

Ἡφαιστεῖον - Hephaisteion, Sanctuary of Hephaistos with intact 5th c. Doric temple (presumably to Hephaistos and Athena) above the Agora of Athens
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Latitude: 37.975600
Longitude: 23.721400
Confidence: High

Greek name: Ἡφαιστεῖον
Place ID: 380237SHep
Time period: C
Region: Attica
Country: Greece
Department: Athens C
Mod: Monastiraki

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Modern Description:
[Judith Binder: Hephaistos: Temple of Hephaistos: Paus. 1.14.6; Agora_Guide 1990, 39-45, 273 no. 39, with front and back covers and figs. 4-9, 12-19, 37; for a tentative chronology of the construction, see W. F. Wyatt, Jr. and C. N. Edmonson, “The Ceiling of the Hephaisteion,” AJA 88 (1984) 167; see Chr. Mon. CM10*]
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_of_Hephaestus
Wikidata ID: Q756824
Trismegistos Geo: 364

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