Title: Kallichoron Well, Great Roman Forecourt, Eleusis, Attica, Greece
WorkType: wells
Identifier: olvsite45332
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Kallichoron Well, Great Roman Forecourt, Eleusis, Attica, Greece
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Title:  Kallichoron Well, Great Roman Forecourt, Eleusis, Attica, Greece
Translated Title: Well of the Fair Dances
Alternate Title: Parthenion
Title: Well of the Maidens
Work Type:  wells
Date:  -600--500
Associated Name:  Demeter (Greek deity), subject
Topics:  religious districts; archaeological sites; water distribution structures
Style/Period:  Archaic
Nationality/Culture:  Greek
Materials/Techniques:  stone
Note:  Citation/references: Mylonas, G.E. Eleusis and the Eleusinian Mysteries (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1961). ; _____. The Hymn to Demeter and Her Sanctuary at Eleusis (St. Louis, 1942).
General: Situated in the Great Forecourt to the northeast of the Greater Propylaia.
Location:  site: Eleusis, Attica, Greece

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Title:  Kallichoros Well , close-up
Creator:  Koester, Helmut (1926-), photographer
Associated Name:  Research Team for New Testament and Archaeology (1970-)
Note:  Note-General: 35mm slide
Repository:  Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
Record Identifier: olvsite45332


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