Quite awhile ago I blogged about the unusual cult image of libertas on RRC 391/2. I was remind of that post when I found this Etruscan painting. Note how the goddess is represented, very columnar but with forearms upraised and elbows tight into the body.
From this JStor article.
1 thought on “Another open handed goddess”
[…] The key pages on this phrase are only p. 213-216 of the article which is available via ProQuest Ebrary if your institution subscribes (mine does). The connection is with my earlier contextualization of RRC 391/2 in these posts (earlier, more recent). […]