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City Eleusinion at Athens

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Denitsa Dzhigova
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 25, 2016 07:57 PM History
The City Eleusinion was one of the most important sanctuaries in the religious life of ancient Athens. It was the urban “branch” of the sanctuary of Demeter and Kore at Eleusis in use during the Archaic and Classical periods.

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sanctuary (religious center), architectural complex


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Denitsa Dzhigova, and Jeffrey Becker, 'City Eleusinion at Athens: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 18 March 2018]

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