Ear of Dionysius

The Ear of Dionysius is a limestone cave carved out of the Temenites hill in the city of Syracuse, on the island of in . Its name, given by the painter Michelangelo da Caravaggio, comes from its similarity in shape to the human ear.
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The Greek theatre of Syracuse lies on the south slopes of the Temenite hill, overlooking the modern city of in southeastern .

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