photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Dick Osseman | all galleries >> Selšuk pictures - Turkey >> The Museum in Selçuk with Ephesus finds >> The Great Artemis statue > Selcuk Museum March 2011 3873.jpg
previous | next
Selcuk Museum March 2011 3873.jpg

Selcuk Museum March 2011 3873.jpg

view map

Large cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus. Also called "The Great Artemis", marble, 292 cm high, excavated in the Prytaneion (at the high ground in Ephesus).

Source: ‘Catalogue du Musée d’Ephèse’ 1989.

From the Wikipedia: A Prytaneion (Ancient Greek: Πρυτανεῖον) was seat of the Prytaneis (executive), and so the seat of government in ancient Greece.

Nikon D3
1/60s f/8.0 at 150.0mm iso3200 full exif

other sizes: small medium large original
comment | share