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  • The name was subsequently applied to the cella, or eastern chamber, of the Parthenon, which is exactly ioo ft.
  • The State Capitol (1840) is surmounted by a dome and modelled to some extent after the Parthenon and other buildings of ancient Greece; the first Capitol (begun in 1794) was burned in 1831.
  • The difference is much like that between the Parthenon and the Niobids, or between Jacopo Avanzi and Caracci.
  • Some pieces of sculpture were found here, among them fragments of the Parthenon and a singular relief of Asclepius with a kneeling woman suppliant.
  • The reliefs of the frieze of the cella of the Parthenon enable us to form an idea of the procession.
 

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