Aerial view from SW, Eleusis, Greater Propylon, Lesser Propylon, Stoa of t...

Plan, Eleusis, Stoa of the Great Forecourt

Context: Eleusis
Type: Stoa
Summary: L-shaped stoa with rooms; northeast of the Greater Propylon, outside the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, bounding east and west sides of a court.
Date: ca. 100 AD - 200 AD
Region: Attica
Period: Roman


L-shaped stoa opening southeast and southwest. Northwestern wing had 12 columns, 6 rooms behind. Southeastern wing with 14 columns and open southern end.

Other Bibliography:

Rossiter 1981, 192; Loukopoulos 1973, 59