Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
TypesHercules Tyriorum
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Snake
ERANOS ARCHIVE
6. Symbolism of the Snake
Further details
'Tyriorum', bearing the symbols of the rites to the Tyrian Hercules
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
2nd century
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Thomas Inman, Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism, New York 1874, p. 9-11, pl. IX, fig. 4.; Thomas Maurice, Indian Antiquities, 1801, vol. 6, p. 273, pl. 5
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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