7 - cloth It could take 12 days to turn the 3 pounds of...

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07/02/2008 15:34:00 The adult male aristocrat The hunter is prosecuted for two crimes: nonpayment of taxes and neglecting public  duties “the decent man stands up and says , “indeed right now gentlemen, at least 2/3 of our  chora has become arimos.” Lucian, The Symposium Aristocrats could typically be found at a mansion enjoying the evening at a social event  called the symposium. There is one room in the mansion that is very important – the andron “the mens room” Female aristocrats Brephos: infant Kore: At age 7 girls would begin to learn how to take raw wool and turn it in to finished 
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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.

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