A virgin who supposedly brought the mysteries of Demeter from Paros to Thasos. In the famous painting of Polygnotus in Delphi she was depicted with a cista mystica -- in iconography a symbol of keeping secrets (Paus. 10,28,3).
Wife of Phobius, king of Miletus. She fell in love with Antheus, who was staying at court as a hostage, but sought revenge beca…
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Michel, Raphael (Basle),
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