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|October 13, 2015||Filled under Featured, Gallery||
This Gallery is going to show you some jewels and some precious ornements or objects. The pictures were taken at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
In this passage, when Hera wants to seduce Zeus, she goes to her room to prepare herself. Earrings are part of her attire.
“… she fastened it [her robe] about her bosom with golden clasps, and she girded herself with a girdle that had a hundred tassels: then she fastened her earrings, three brilliant pendants with much charm radiating from them, through the pierced lobes of her ears.” Read more…