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PART III - THE PAST
CHAPTER II - MACOLNIA SHOPS

decided that the toilet case and the legs were not made by the same hand.
In due time the daughter of Dindia Macolnia died and was buried, and, more important still, her toilet case was buried with her, and was dug up during the eighteenth century A.D., and called the Cista Ficoroniana, and buried again in the Kirchner Museum.
It is a Greek work, and it tells the story of the punishment of Amycus by Pollux. The Argonauts had landed in Amycus's country, and asked for water ; and he, from sheer barbarian churlishness-one might say from sheer nervousness-would not let them drink. So Pollux the boxer has vanquished him and bound him naked to a tree, and round them are a group of admiring onlookers, divine and human-Zeus, Athene, and the winged Boreas ; Jason and Heracles ; while Victory flies through the air to place the wreath on Pollux's head. Rather a conventional group, it must be confessed, Athene, the only female figure in the whole design, being particularly unattractive. Yet here, as everywhere, are that unerring beauty and that economy of line which make noble and refined the slightest detail of thrown-off clothes or twisted rope.
But it is only when we turn to the other figures that the encircling motive of the composition becomes plain-or motives, one should say, for there are two, the outer motive, that is plainly and easily followed, and the inner motive, whose expression is more constrained and delicate.
The plain motive is the Praise of Water. Pollux, the boxer, has unsealed the spring, and from the Argo, anchored in the salt sea, the heroes step ashore to drink, It is a good thing to satisfy the body : some are hurrying forward to fill their jars : one is drinking water from a wine-cup as he leans on his spear beside the splashing spring : others have drunk and are sitting in perfect physical bliss, having reached the goal of their desire, and found its happiness not illusory. But one, cast in a severer and more modern mould, is already up and practising boxing on a blown-out skin, in order that he too, when occasion offers, may have this water-compelling power. And, close below him, a little Pan is very properly mocking his actions : Work is at all times unseemly, and why this pother over water when the one thing needful is wine ?

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