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Unformatted text preview: cloth. It could take 12 days to turn the 3 pounds of wool into thread. It takes about a week to put the loom together – depending on the complexity of the cloth it could take between a week and 6 months to complete the peplos (dress) Parthenos – girls participate in dress making contests in order to impress the gods. Archtea – after girls are Kore, they go through a ceremony called the archtea. It is a religious ceremony that symbolized going from being a girl to a young woman. 07/02/2008 15:34:00 ← 07/02/2008 15:34:00 ←...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course REL 121g taught by Professor Hock during the Spring '07 term at USC.
- Spring '07
- The New Testament