Exedra, Delos


Mark Cartwright
published on 05 October 2013
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A marble exedra at Delos, in front of the Propylaea, 2-1st century BCE. These were used as a place to set up dedicatory statues or as seating for weary travellers to the site.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, October 05). Exedra, Delos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2048/exedra-delos/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Exedra, Delos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 05, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2048/exedra-delos/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Exedra, Delos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Oct 2013. Web. 19 Oct 2021.