Marble statuette of triple-bodied Hekate and the three Graces
- Late Hellenistic
- 1st–2nd century A.D.
- H. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
- Stone Sculpture
- Credit Line:
- The Bothmer Purchase Fund, 1987
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 156
Hekate presided over pathways and crossroads, especially at night. She was the goddess of the moon and of nocturnal sorcery. Like Hermes, she could travel to and from the underworld and the earth.