Sacrificial Table, Nemea

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 26 April 2012
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Restored stone table on which were placed the sacrificial offerings to the Gods in Greek religious practice. One tray was for the 'Epidaurian Gods' (Apollo & Esklepios), the other for Zeus. (c. 300 BCE). Nemea Archaeological Museum.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, April 26). Sacrificial Table, Nemea. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/484/sacrificial-table-nemea/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Sacrificial Table, Nemea." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2012. Web. 20 Oct 2021.