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SEG 58-1936. Religion. Divination: the female mantis.
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Besides a statue of a woman holding a divinatory liver from Mantineia (5th cent. B.C.), A.Hupfloher, Das Altertum 53 (2008) 203-207, discusses the only two inscriptions known to record female seers: 1) epi…

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Chaniotis, A., Corsten, T., Stroud, R.S. and Tybout, R.A., “SEG 58-1936. Religion. Divination: the female mantis.”, in: Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum, Current editors: A. T. N. R.A. Chaniotis Corsten Papazarkadas Tybout. Consulted online on 22 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2008

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