The Archaic Temple of Poseidon at Sounion

@article{Paga2016TheAT,
  title={The Archaic Temple of Poseidon at Sounion},
  author={Jessica Paga and Margaret M. Miles},
  journal={Hesperia},
  year={2016},
  volume={85},
  pages={657 - 710}
}
Abstract:The Late Archaic Temple of Poseidon at Sounion, known since Wilhelm Dörpfeld's notes published in 1884 and examined by William B. Dinsmoor Jr. in the 1960s, was the first monumental peripteral temple in Attica. Based on our fieldwork, we argue construction began as part of the Athenian response to the Battle of Marathon. The temple is notable for its early use of the 6 × 13 plan that would become so distinctive in Attic architecture. The location of Sounion as the outer gateway to the… 
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