|Choregic Monument of Thrasyllos
In the middle of the vertical carved rock above the Theatre of Dionysos, is the cave of the choregic monument of Thrasyllos. Pausanias refers to it indirectly, informing us that a representation of Apollo and Artemis slaughtering the children of Niobe decorated its interior.
The choregic monument of Thrasyllos consisted of a marble facade in front of the natural cave. Éts facade consisted of two door openings, with antae and a central pillar, a Doric architrave with continuous guttae, an ionic ...