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Summary

Aphrodite temple of "Upper Corinth"

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

AKROKORINTH

AKROKORINTH

Acrocorinth, Spring of Peirene

Spring of Peirene of Upper Corinthos

Korinthos, St. Paul`s Bema

Corinthus - Bema - public site where officials addressed the public.

Corinthus [Korinthos]

OmnesViae import TPPlace1893

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

On the summit of the Acrocorinthus is a temple of Aphrodite. The images are Aphrodite armed, Helius, and Eros with a bow. The spring, which is behind the temple, they say was the gift of Asopus to Sisyphus1.

See:

  1. https://www.ancientcorinth.net/acrocorinth.aspx

References

  1. Pausanias II.5.1