Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
Japanese religionsDeitiesUga-Jin
Magic and Science
Fauna and floraFrog
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsFrog
Fabulous animalsHybrid animal-human figures
ERANOS ARCHIVE
6. Symbolism of the Snake
Work-in-progress
Snakes II
Further details
Presented by Alice Getty. Print of a wooden image believed to have been carved by Kobo-Daishi.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Alice Getty, Uga-Jin. The coiled-serpent god with a human head, 1940, Artibus Asiae vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 36-48.
Contact
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