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Seated Demeter Figurine


Mark Cartwright
published on 09 May 2012
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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 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 AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, May 09). Seated Demeter Figurine. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Seated Demeter Figurine." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 09, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Seated Demeter Figurine." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 May 2012. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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