3829 – Demeter and Triptolemos Plate

Physical description:
A Greek plate reproducing a picture from an Ancient Greek skyphos, showing the Goddess Demeter giving a winged chariot to the Demi-God Triptolemos. Demeter's daughter Persephone (here labelled Ferofatta) looks on, holding a wine jug.
Museum classification:
Goddess
Size:
285 diameter
Information:

Triptolemos was one of the people who helped Demeter in her search for her daughter Persephone, and so he became an important figure in the Greek Mystery Tradition.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Ceramic