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    • Iktinos and Kallikrates, archs.
    • Parthenon, Acropolis of Athens,
    • 448-432 BC
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    • Erechtheion
    • Acropolis of Athens
    • ca. 421-407 BC

    • “Porch of the Maidens,” Erechtheion,
    • Acropolis of Athens,
    • ca. 421-407 BC
  3. This holiday of great antiquity is believed to have been the observance of Athena's birthday and honored the goddess as the city's patron divinity, Athena Polias ('Athena of the city').
    Festival of the Panathenaia
  4. architects of the parthenon
    Ictinus and Callicrates
  5. an Athenian statesman, strategos, and major political figure in mid-5th century BC Greece. played a key role in creating the powerful Athenian maritime empire following the failure of the Persian invasion of Greece by Xerxes I in 480-479 BC
    Kimon
  6. a prominent and influential statesman, orator, and general of Athens during the city's Golden Age.
    Pericles
  7. a Greek sculptor, painter and architect, who lived in the 5th century BC
    designed the statues of the goddess Athena on the Athenian Acropolis,
    Phidias
  8. Athena as goddess of victory
    Athena Nike
  9. Athena the virgin
    Athena Parthenos
  10. Athena of the city
    Athena Polias
  11. Athena who fights in the front line
    Athena Promachos
  12. Greek, “high city.” The upper citadel of a Greek city, usually the site where important temples were erected.
    acropolis
  13. a sculptured female figure used as a column, as on the Erechtheion at the Acropolis of Athens.
    caryatid
  14. armory at the Acropolis in Athens, holding the arms of the goddess Athena, as well as votive offerings
    Chalcotheca
  15. in Greek architecture, the stepped platform upon which the superstructure of a building is erected. The uppermost level of the crepidoma is the stylobate. The lower levels are called the stereobate.
    crepidoma
  16. slight convex curve to the profile of a column
    entasis
  17. Greek, young woman. An Archaic Greek statuary type depicting a young woman.
    kore
  18. Greek, young man. An Archaic Greek statuary type depicting a young man.
    kouros
  19. a simple long woolen belted garment worn by ancient Greek women.
    peplos
  20. Greek, picture gallery. At the Acropolis of Athens this room of the Propylaea contained a picture gallery and functioned as a rest lounge for visitors
    Pinacotheca
  21. Greek, city.
    polis
  22. Greco-Persian Wars
    . 499-448 BC
  23. Peloponnesian War
    432-404 BC
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    • Polykleitos the Younger,
    • Theater,
    • Epidauros, Greece,
    • ca. 350 BC
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    • Choragic Monument of Lysikrates,
    • Athens,
    • ca. 335 BC
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    • Agora at Athens,
    • later fifth century BC;
    • rebuilt second century BC
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    Stoa of Attalos II, Athens, 159-132 BC
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    • Iktinos, arch.,
    • Temple of Apollo Epicurius,
    • Bassae, Greece,
    • ca. 450-425 BC
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    • Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, sculps.,
    • Laocoön and His Sons,
    • from Rome,
    • marble,
    • early first century AD
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    • Paionios of Ephesos and Daphnis of Miletos, archs.,
    • Temple of Apollo,
    • Didyma, Turkey,
    • begun 313 BC
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    City plan of Priene, Turkey, fourth century BC
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    Altar of Zeus, Pergamon, Turkey, ca. 181-159 BC
  33. considered to be the “father” of urban planning, the namesake of Hippodamian plan of city layouts (grid plan)
    Hippodamus of Miletus
  34. the open meeting place or market place in an ancient Greek city
    agora
  35. an ancient Greek assembly building or council hall
    bouleuterion
  36. a monument built to honor the winner of a choral contest
    choragic monument
  37. a small ancient Greek or Roman theater, often roofed and used for musical performances
    odeion
  38. an ancient Greek wrestling school; or, more generally, an ancient Greek or Roman building for athletic training
    palaestra
  39. (proscenium) a raised platform from which actors performed their lines in a Greek theater.
    proskenion
  40. backdrop building in a Greek theater.
    skene
  41. in ancient Greece, a long, roofed portico with columns along the front and a wall at the back; used for shops, meetings, or exhibitions.
    stoa
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