By Elizabeth J. Walters

The writer investigates the looks of a manner in garments, regarding a knotted mantle worn around the chest, on many Attic stelae of the Roman interval. She means that this sort should be traced to Egyptian roots, and can were relatively linked to a cult of Isis, well known between prosperous Athenians. The publication provides a listing of the 106 recognized Isis reliefs from Attica and a assessment of all varieties of facts for the cult.

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