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Heraion sanctuary

  1. Jonathan M. Hall

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah14113

The Encyclopedia of Ancient History

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Hall, J. M. 2012. Heraion sanctuary. The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

Abstract

The sanctuary of Hera Argeia, situated 8 km northeast of Argos on the slopes of Mount Euboea, housed the most important cult in the Argolid.

Keywords:

  • archaeology;
  • Greek history;
  • religious history