Sentence Examples with the word Metope

In the first half of the 5th century the sacred marriage was represented on an extant metope from a temple at Selinus.

On the top of this system as a foundation were set several statue bases, one bearing the signature of Lysippus, which shows that the system stood there at least as early as the 4th century B.C. Some parts of it may have been taken from older buildings, but not the cornice nor the corner metope block which formed an obtuse angle.