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Aegina Aphaia: Building the finest Archaic Greek Temple

Aegina Aphaia: Building the finest Archaic Greek Temple

Aphaias’ stone blocks may look fairly unattractive, even rather uninspiring, at first sight. As a matter of fact, they are of great importance, revealing some of the major aspects of the ancient Greek Temple-building process. Beyond that, they stand witness to how the ancient Temple of Aphaia on Aegina Island was built some 2,500 years ago.