Sentence Examples

  • Her practical sense showed her the necessity of submitting to spoliation when she was overpowered.
  • Even now the work of spoliation was not complete.
  • Only the Temple records recall the spoliation of the sanctuary of Jerusalem, and traditions of Jeroboam I.
  • His chastisement of the city, including as it did the spoliation of the temple, served the additional purpose of relieving his financial necessities.
  • Already it had been robbed of many of its works of art, among them the Athena Promachos and the Parthenos of Pheidias, for the adornment of Constantinople, and further spoliation took place when the church of St Sophia was built in A.D.

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