Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
RITUAL
Sacrifice
Fruit, vegetables or flowers
SOCIAL LIFE
Festivals
AncientLavinium
Further details
cast; In Lavinium a maiden had to offer food to a snake every spring, cf. Propertius, IV, 8, Salomon Reinach, Pierres grav├ęs, Paris 1895, plate 89 and p. 98
ARTIST/CREATOR
Belli, Valerio (c1468-1546) (after)
DATE
1st half 16th century
LOCATION
Unknown location
Contact
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