Erectheum

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  • The Erectheum is a smaller temple, having a little porch with a flat roof supported by six columns in the form of female figures. Cited from A Trip Abroad, by Don Carlos Janes
  • The temple of the Erectheum was situated at Athens, less than two hundred feet distant from the Parthenon. Cited from How to See the British Museum in Four Visits, by W. Blanchard Jerrold
  • The two chief structures are the Parthenon and the Erectheum. Cited from A Trip Abroad, by Don Carlos Janes
  • Having passed from this relic, the visitor will at once examine the architectural relics of different parts of the Erectheum, which are more interesting to the architectural student than to the general visitor. Cited from How to See the British Museum in Four Visits, by W. Blanchard Jerrold
  • This is the beautiful colors of the Parthenon and Erectheum, the soft mellow yellow which is due to age, and which gives these buildings when lighted by the setting sun, and framed by the purple hills beyond, the appearance of temples of gold. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 421, January 26, 1884, by Various