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Persephone, Krater, c. 4th BC, Antikensammlungen, Munich. Persephone was usually depicted as a young goddess holding sheafs of grain and a flaming torch. Sometimes she was shown in the company of her mother Demeter, and the hero Triptolemos, the teacher of agriculture. At other times she appears enthroned beside Haides.


Head of Hades; Unknown; Morgantina, Sicily, Italy; about 400 - 300 B.C.; Terracotta and polychromy; 27.3 x 20.5 x 18.5 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.); 85.AD.105


"Hades Wife/Persephone" by olimpia-nowak on Polyvore featuring pictures, photo, image, backgrounds, other, dresses, vestidos, short dress, kleider und burgundy

PERSEPHONE is the goddess of the underworld in Greek mythology. She is the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, goddess of the harvest. Persephone was such a beautiful young woman that everyone loved her, even Hades wanted her for himself.


was the goddess queen of the underworld, wife of the god Hades. She was also the goddess of spring growth, who was worshiped alongside her mother Demeter. Persephone was titled Kore (the Maiden) as the goddess of spring’s bounty...