Greek Ancient Pillars - Long

84.00

Handmade in sterling silver 925 at our workshop in Athens.

Inspired by the construction style of ancient Greece. The Greek columns are known throughout the world and are an icon in architecture.

Material

Sterling silver 925

Description

The Greek column is an icon in architecture. They were created approx. in the year 600 before Christ. The columns have a different appearance depending on where in ancient Greece they were created. This column is a Ionic pillar symbolizing wisdom, as the volutes (spiral at top) depicts a scroll. Maybe that’s why columns are used on many buildings all over the world today. The Ionic columns are today used on buildings ranging from the White House to local courthouses and schools