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6.8: The Pergamon Altar

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  • Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker provide a description, historical perspective, and analysis of The Pergamon Altar, which features Athena and Zeus.


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    The Pergamon Altar, c. 200–150 BCE, 35.64 × 33.4 meters, Hellenistic Period (Pergamon Museum, Berlin).

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