Aphrodisias Museum & Archaeology Site Turkey - Pictures & Images of -
Originally found any the Ancient Greeks as a city of Magna Grecia, Aphrodisias was dedicated to the goddess Aphrodite (Roman Venus). The city grew to become an important Greek and later a Roman city.
Aphrodisias was built near a marble quarry that was extensively exploited in the Hellenistic and Roman periods, and sculpture in marble from Aphrodisias became famous in the Roman world. Many...