Demeter, Triptolemos, Persephone
Fragment of the Great Eleusinian mysteries.
Marble. 440—430 BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum

Demeter, Triptolemos, Persephone.

Fragment of the Great Eleusinian mysteries.
Marble. 440—430 BCE.

Athens, National Archaeological Museum
(Αθήνα, Εθνικό Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο)

Description:
Demeter at Triptolemos’s symbolical dedication in agriculture. She is giving him a gold ear and enjoining him to teach people agriculture. Alongside Persephone with a torch.
Credits:
© Photo, text: Sofia Suli. Grecheskaya mifologiya. Per. s grech. — Izdatel’stvo: Athens, Mihalis Tubis A. E., 1995, s. 35.
© 1995 — Izdatel’stvo: Mihalis Tubis A. E.
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