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Summary

Temple

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • invisible
  • Location ± 5-25 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Plataea in Boeotia

PLATAEA

Battle of Plataea (479 BC)

Battle of Plataea (479 BCE): decisive battle in the Persian War in which the Greeks overcame the Persian invaders.

I Battle of Hysiae in 669-8 BC

Argive victory over Sparta.

Eutresis

Eutresis

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Pausanias: Here too is another image of Hera; it is seated, and was made by Callimachus. The goddess they call the Bride for the following reason.1.

See:

  1. Pausanias Description of Greece with an English Translation by W.H.S. Jones, Litt.D., and H.A. Ormerod, M.A., in 4 Volumes. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1918, Book IX
  2. http://www.evia-guide.gr/en/places/%CE%B1%CF%81%CF%87%CE%B1%CE%B9%CE%BF%CE%BB%CE%BF%CE%B3%CE%B9%CE%BA%CE%BF%CE%AF-%CF%87%CF%8E%CF%81%CE%BF%CE%B9/archaeological-area-temple-artemis.html

References

  1. Pausanias IX. 2