Seated Demeter Figurine

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 09 May 2012

Terracotta statue of a throned divinity, probably Demeter (Goddess of harvests and earth fertility). Late 6th, early 5th century BCE, from Sicily. (Archaeological Museum, Milan)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, May 09). Seated Demeter Figurine. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/621/seated-demeter-figurine/

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