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Culture
Greek
Title
Apollo Sanctuary. Stadium
General view, 1963
Work Type
architecture (object genre)
Date
500 BCE
Location
Delphi, Phocis, Central Greece and Euboea, Greece
Description
The stadium is located further up the hill, beyond the via sacra and the theatre. It was originally built in the 5th century BCE but was altered in later centuries. The last major remodeling took place in the 2nd century CE under the patronage of Herodus Atticus when the stone seating was built and arched entrance. It could seat 6500 spectators and the track was 177 metres long and 25.5 metres wide.
Accession Number
n2016030224
Related Item
Fisher Fine Arts Library Image Collection
ID Number
n2016030224
Source
Gift of Edmund Norwood Bacon
Associated Agent
Bacon, Edmund Norwood (American urban planner, 1910-2005)
Rights
Penn Only
Bacon
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