Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: The Dinner Party: Heritage Floor: Theoclea

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Judy Chicago (American, b. 1939). The Dinner Party (Heritage Floor; detail), 1974–79. Porcelain with rainbow and gold luster, 48 x 48 x 48 ft. (14.6 x 14.6 x 14.6 m). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Foundation, 2002.10. © Judy Chicago. Photograph by Jook Leung Photography

Theoclea

Theoclea is another name for Aristoclea.

Aristoclea (Aristocleia), a Greek priestess at Delphi, was cited by many ancient writers as a tutor of the philosopher and mathematician Pythagoras (ca. 580–ca. 500 B.C.) and a powerful influence on his ethical doctrines.

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