A celebrated Vestal Virgin. She was wrongfully accused of incest and appealed to Vesta to prove her innocence. The goddess gave her the power to carry a sieve full of water from the Tiber river to Vesta's temple without spilling a single drop.
This miracle is commemorated on an ancient gem.
- Pliny the Elder. Naturalis Historia xxviii, 2, 3, 12.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities.
- St. Augustine. City of God x, 16.
- Valerius Maximus, viii, 1, 5.