Plan of the Sanctuary of Aphrodite
Sanctuary I (ca. 1200 BCE), Sanctuary II (late I — early II century CE).
Cyprus.
Kouklia (Paliapaphos), Temple of Aphrodite

Plan of the Sanctuary of Aphrodite.

Sanctuary I (ca. 1200 BCE), Sanctuary II (late I — early II century CE).
Cyprus.

Kouklia (Paliapaphos), Temple of Aphrodite

Description:
The surviving remains on the sanctuary site form two groups of buildings: the Late Bronze Age Sanctuary I to the south, erected as the first monumental shrine of Aphrodite, and the Roman Sanctuary II north of it, built in the late first or early second century.
Credits:
© 2004 Photo, text: Maier F. G. “Guide to Paliapaphos (Kouklia)”. Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation. Nikosia. P. 39—40.

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Keywords: αρχιτεκτονική architectura architecture architettura architektur paliapaphos kouklia temple of aphrodite sanctuary of aphrodite afrodite venus venere plan
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