The Heroines

by Melissa

(19 Metageitnion and 14 Pyanepsion) A sacrifice by the Attic demos of Erchia to “the Heroines.” It is not known whether the “Heroines” honored on 19 Metageitnion are the same women honored on 14 Pyanepsion.


Adkins, Lesley and Roy A. Adkins, Handbook to Life in Ancient Greece, 1997, Oxford.