At Athens sacrifices were offered to her, and the maidens who carried the vessels containing the libation (ἕρση, hersē) were called ἐρρηφόροι (errēphoroi).1
- Ovid. Metamorphoses ii, 724.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece i, 2.5.
- Pseudo-Apollodorus. The Library iii, 14.2 ff.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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