Hekate

Marble statue of Hekate. Basel, Sammlung LudwigA primeval goddess, probably from Anatolia, not Olympian but witchlike in her activities and powers. She may be associated with Artemis. Her familiars are dogs, and she may be shown in triple form, as a goddess of the crossroads.

Above: Marble statue of Hekate. Basel, Sammlung Ludwig © Sammlung Ludwig, Basel