"The Temple of Jupiter, an acanthus capital" Sbeitla Things to Do Tip by JLBG

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This close-up on the capital of a column allows to see that it is adorned with acanthus leaves. The use of acanthus leaves is very frequent in the capitals of Roman temples. Acanthus is a plant with beautiful leaves that grow wild as a weed in all that area.

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  • Written Jan 10, 2005
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