Erato

3D Image

Geoffrey Marchal
by
published on 18 October 2016

Erato, Monte Calvo, 2nd century A.D., marble, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento Beta.
The young woman wears a wreath of flowers in her hair and a large cloak wound around her right side and arm. she plays a kithara or lyre and may be Erato, the Muse of Erotic Poetry.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Free for the World, Supported by You

World History Encyclopedia is a non-profit organization. For only $5 per month you can become a member and support our mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide.

Become a Member  

References

Cite This Work

APA Style

Marchal, G. (2016, October 18). Erato. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/36/erato/

Chicago Style

Marchal, Geoffrey. "Erato." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 18, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/36/erato/.

MLA Style

Marchal, Geoffrey. "Erato." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Oct 2016. Web. 25 May 2022.

Membership