Triptolemus and Kore, Louvre G452


Another archetype of Orion, charioteer, snakes, grain

Adam (triptolumus) + Eve (kore) + snake

Triptolemus /ˌtrɪpˈtɒlməs/ (Greek: Τριπτόλεμος, lit. “threefold warrior”; also known as Buzyges), in Greek mythology always connected with Demeter of the Eleusinian Mysteries, might be accounted the son of King Celeus of Eleusis in Attica, or, according to the Pseudo-Apollodorus (Bibliotheca I.V.2), the son of Gaia and Oceanusanother way of saying he was “primordial man”.

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