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date: 28 September 2020


The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
John RobertsJohn Roberts

panhellenic sanctuary of Zeus located in hill country beside the river Alphēus in Elis.Votives (tripods and figurines) in an ash layer in the innermost sacred area, the Altis, indicate cult activity from at least the late 10th cent. (perhaps with an early ash altar). The first ... ...

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