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This was also widely practiced in Sardinia and in some of the Phoenician cultures, usually in honor of the goddess Ashtart.
Presumably under the influence of the Phoenicians, this practice was developed in other ports of the Mediterranean Sea, such as Erice (Sicily), Locri Epizephiri, Croton, Rossano Vaglio and Sicca Veneria.
Under this system if the traveller does not have his cattle with him he must give valuables to the woman as a deposit until a kid goat is delivered to her.
This kakum or temple was dedicated to the goddess Ishtar and was the home to three grades of women.
The first grade of women were only permitted to perform sexual rituals in the temple, the second group had access to the grounds and catered to visitors, and the third and lowest class lived on the temple grounds.
Religious authorities believed women should work as prostitutes, if they wish, only at such premises guarded by Tlazolteotl.
It was believed that Tlazolteotl had the power to incite sexual activity, while cleansing the spirit of such acts.
She covers her face in order to identify herself as a prostitute.