If you want to see ancient Greek architecture in Manila then look no further than the BPI (formerly Prudential Bank) Bldg. in Sta. Cruz, Manila. It has excellent Ionic columns complete with several sculptures plus a working clock.
Here’s a shot I took right after shooting Plaza Lacson:
And here’s a much closer look. Check out the details on those sculptures. Amazing!
In the next post: More sculpture goodness at another old structure, the Monte de Piedad Bldg.