She became so conceited of her skill as a weaver that she began claiming that her skill was greater than that of Athena herself.
The temple was dedicated by and declaring his dedication is now held in the.
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In another version of the story, was a ; Athena slew him during the and his skin to make her cloak, which she wore as a victory trophy.
Numerous passages in the Iliad also mention Athena having previously served as the patron of Diomedes's father.
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Athena resumed her own shape and took up the challenge.
She was essentially urban and civilized, the antithesis in many respects of Artemis, goddess of the outdoors.