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Ancients' feasts, games and rituals (1)

Festivals for gods and gods' deeds


Artemisia at Syracuse in honour of Artemis Potamia and Soteria (Pind. Pyth. ii. 12). It lasted three days, which were principally spent in feasting and amusements (Liv. xxv. 23; Plut. Marcell. 18). Bread was offered to her under the name of Aochia (Hesych. s. v.).

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