Portara, Naxos

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Susanne Tofern
published on 01 March 2013

The Portara of Naxos. The doorway leading from the prodromos to the cella of the 6th century BCE temple of Apollo. The doorway is 6m high and 3.5 m wide. The temple itself, as indicated by its surviving foundations, measured some 59 by 28 metres.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Tofern, S. (2013, March 01). Portara, Naxos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1073/portara-naxos/

Chicago Style

Tofern, Susanne. "Portara, Naxos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 01, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1073/portara-naxos/.

MLA Style

Tofern, Susanne. "Portara, Naxos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 01 Mar 2013. Web. 09 Dec 2022.

Membership