Remains of the Treasury of the Selinians, Olympia

Plan, Olympia, Treasury of the Selinians

Context: Olympia
Type: Treasury
Summary: Small temple-like building; on the north side of the Sanctuary of Zeus (Altis), the ninth treasury from the west, and fourth from the east on the treasury house terrace. Altar on its west.
Date: ca. 550 BC - 525 BC
Region: Elis
Period: Archaic


Cella opening south onto Doric columned pronaos distyle in antis.


Identification uncertain. Altar to the west has been identified as that of Rhea or Gaia.

Other Bibliography:

Mallwitz 1972, 173-174