the Parthenon was a symbol of...
success; victory over the persians
chief sculptor of the Parthenon
commissioned the Parthenon
money for the Parthenon came from...
money left over from the war with the Persians
columns were brought to the building site by...
building a wooden frame around the drum and pulling it
there are no _________ lines in the Parthenon
statue of Athena
lavish cult statue 40 ft. high, contained 1 ton of gold
argument against construction
people said that the Parthenon made Athens look better than it really was
framed triangular section just below the roof
situated between the triglyphs; contains sculpted scenes
underneath the pediment; contains the triglyphs & metatropes
lintel below the frieze
area between roof and column
"cap" that sits directly on top of column
(DORIC) part directly on top of column, looks like a sea urchin
(IONIC) flowery, mustache-like part directly above the column
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