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Archaic Temple of Aphaia and Hellenistic Temple of Apollo

Compare the Archaic Temple of Aphaia at Aegina and its plan with the Hellenistic Temple of Apollo at Didyma and its plan. Be sure to cite specific features of both to support your discussion.

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As you compare the two, please note that the Temple of Aphaia is a great replica of the Doric order. The columns give it an airy mood, due to the fact that the "height of its columns is 5.33 times greater than their width at the base" (http://proteus.brown.edu/greekpast/4775). New construction technologies are also reflected within its columns as ...

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This solution offers some research to correlate and contrast the Archaic Temple of Aphaia and the Hellenistic Temple of Apollo.