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427 BC - 424 BC. , during the so called High Classical Period, according to the design of Kallikrates (the same.

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2 days ago · The Temple of Athena Nike Perched at the Acropolis’ southeast edge , the Temple of Athena Nike stands as a beacon of classical design. The temple was the first Ionic structure to be built on the Acropolis.

Its position on the front of the Acropolis was purposeful, in that the people of Athens could easily.
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The lavish Ionic temple of Athena Nike was completed in the late 420's BC, probably a year or two before the Peace of Nikias, the treaty signed between Athens and Sparta in March 421 BC that ended the first half of the Peloponnesian War.

Crafted by architect Kallikrates from 426-421 BC , it replaces earlier temples dedicated to Athena Nike, traces of which are preserved beneath its floor.

The Temple appears slightly to the left, just after passing the Propylea.

E. Though this temple is a small one, it is made entirely of marble. .

The temple was the first Ionic structure to be built on the Acropolis. The Temple of Athena Nike was an expression of Athens' ambition to be the leading Greek city state in the Peloponnese. , the temple to Athena Nike was also left in ruins. It was completed in 420 BCE during the restoration of Athens after the Persian invasion of 480 BCE and was designed to greet those visiting Athena’s complex. <span class=" fc-falcon">Kallikrates, Temple of Athena Nike, 421-05 B. The temple of Athena Nike is a small shrine located at the southeast edge of the Acropolis of Athens.

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. Nike Adjusting Her Sandal, from the south side of the parapet of the Temple of Athena Nike, Acropolis, Athens, Greece, c.

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The temple was first transformed into a Christian church in the 5th century C.

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Construction: 449-420 BCE.

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