“Concubines for the Dead” / Memorable Fancies #2319

In archaic Greece, ‘concubines for the dead’ were stone figures placed in graves. After many years, the remains of the dead have disappeared into the surrounding soil. Only the stone figures remain.

They are the dead ones, now.

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