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Decree concerning sacrifices at Eleusis

AIO 1284 Date: ca. 500-470 BC
 
The Council and the People decided, when Paraibates [was secretary]:[1] the religious officials (hieropoios) shall make the [preliminary] sacrifices[2] of the Eleusinia[3] (?) and . . . . . . Eleusi-[4] . . . for Hermes Enagonios and the Graces a goat . . . [for Poseidon a ram], for Artemis a goat, for Telesidromos and Triptolemos . . . [5] (5) [for Plouton], for D[oli]chos (?),[6] for the Two Goddesses three victims led by a bull at the festival.