The Elgin Marbles
The Elgin Marbles belong to the British Museum. The Marbles were once atop the Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. The Marbles were removed by Lord Elgin in the 19th century and eventually given to the British Museum. This site examines their beauty and historic significance.
Material Type: Case Study
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: July 30, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: July 30, 2009
Submitter: William Paquette
Keywords: Acropolis, Greece, British Museum, Athens, Elgin, Parthenon
Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division
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