Temple of Hera, near Metapontum

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 21 August 2017
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The Doric Temple of Hera, near Metapontum, southern Italy. 6th century BCE. Originally with 6x12 columns and part of a wider sanctuary to Hera, the Palatine Tables.

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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. (2017, August 21). Temple of Hera, near Metapontum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7024/temple-of-hera-near-metapontum/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Temple of Hera, near Metapontum." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 21, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7024/temple-of-hera-near-metapontum/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Temple of Hera, near Metapontum." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Aug 2017. Web. 23 Oct 2021.