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Greece claims they were looted from the Parthenon by a nefarious British Indiana Jones character in the early 1800s.
The Parthenon itself held armor, daggers and other prizes captured in war.
By the end of the fifth century, the Parthenon and two other temples stood on the Acropolis.
So does the Parthenon frieze depict virgin sacrifice, and was it built over the tomb of these maidens of myth?
How did you get permission to shoot at the Parthenon for My Life in Ruins?My Big Fat Greek Book Tour: Nia Vardalos Promotes ‘Instant Mom’|Lloyd Grove|May 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The very spirit of harmony is embodied in the proportions of the Parthenon.Philothea|Lydia Maria Child
The centre Early English, with a huge portico copied from the Parthenon.The Water-Babies|Charles Kingsley
But there is no trace in the Theseion of the low relief of the Parthenon frieze.
Just like the blinkin' Parthenon, or Acropolis, whichever it is.Conquest Over Time|Michael Shaara
Who has not copied the Parthenon as the severest in its proportions for public buildings for civic purposes?Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
name of the temple of Athena on the Acropolis in Athens, Greek, literally "temple of the virgin goddess" (Athene), from parthenos "virgin, maiden, girl," of unknown origin.