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Karyatis artemis goddess of the nut tree (Caryatis) 25.5cm

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Karyatis artemis goddess of the nut tree (Caryatis) 25.5cm

€11.00

Product Number:

041ALABSTAT

Description:

Karyatis: was an epithet of Artemis that was derived from the small polis of Karyai in Laconia; there an archaic open-air temenos was dedicated to Carya, the Lady of the Nut-Tree, whose priestesses were called the caryatidai, represented on the Athenian Acropolis as the marble caryatids supporting the porch of the Erechtheum.

Material:

Alabaster


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