Eirene

Eirene (peace) In Greek mythology, goddess of peace and wealth, daughter of Zeus and Themis; called Pax by the Romans. In Greek art she was portrayed as a young woman with the infant Plutus, god of wealth, in her arms. Other attributes are the cornucopia, the olive branch, Hermes’ staff, and ears of corn on her head.

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Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend, Third Edition – Written by Anthony S. Mercatante & James R. Dow
Copyright © 2009 by Anthony S. Mercatante

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