Curetes Street, Ephesos

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 18 June 2012
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Leading from the Heracles Gate to the Celsus Library, Curetes street (named after the priest class of Ephesos) was lined with colonnaded galleries, various temples, store rooms and houses, and statues of the city's benefactors (of which the inscribed bases remain).

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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. (2012, June 18). Curetes Street, Ephesos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/695/curetes-street-ephesos/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Curetes Street, Ephesos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 18, 2012. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/695/curetes-street-ephesos/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Curetes Street, Ephesos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Jun 2012. Web. 18 Sep 2021.