Elgin Marbles

Elgin Marbles, a collection of ancient sculptured marbles brought from Athens by the Earl of Elgin in 1812, and now deposited in the British Museum, after purchase of them by the Government for £35,000; these sculptures adorned certain public buildings in the Acropolis, and consist of portions of statues, of which that of Theseus is the chief, of alto-reliefs representing the struggle of the Centaurs and Lapithæ, and of a large section of a frieze.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Elgin, James Bruce, 8th Earl of * Elia
Elephantiasis
Elephantine
Eleusinian Mysteries
Eleusis
Eleutheria
Elf-arrows
Elgin
Elgin
Elgin
Elgin, James Bruce, 8th Earl of
Elgin Marbles
Elia
Elias, Mount
Elijah
Eliot, George
Eliot, John
Elis
Elisa
Elisha
Elizabeth
Elizabeth Farnese