Caryatids are still my favorite Ancient Art form. These females are on column, which gives the temple more curves and makes it not a boring straight place. It has curves and appeal now. I bet it had lovely colors.
historicaltimes: “ On July at the excavation of Delphi near the Temple of Apollo, archaeologists uncovered a near-perfectly preserved, still-upright statue of Antinous, the lover of the Roman Emperor Hadrian.