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Three casts from the Erectheion, Athens. SM M1433. ©A.C. Cooper (colour) Ltd

Cast of a capital from the Erechtheion, on the Acropolis, Athens

Plaster cast

Museum number: M1433

Curatorial note

Three casts from the capital of one of the columns of the Erechtheion, Athens, mounted on a board and framed. These items hang on the north wall of the upper Office at 13 Lincolns' Inn Fields, enabling Soane's pupils to study close-up the details of the palmette ornaments on this Greek exemplar of the ionic order.

Associated objects

M891, cast from same original
M900, cast from same original
M901, cast from same original


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