Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FerraraPalazzo SchifanoiaSalone dei MesiJuly (Leo, Jupiter and Cybele)Top section
GODS & MYTHS
Cybele
Worship
Attis
Single figure
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsPercussionDrum
Musical instrumentsPercussionTambourine
Musical instrumentsPercussionCymbal
Further details
In the foreground Galli or Corybantes, priests of Cybele dressed like Catholic priests, but playing percussion instruments; behind, the Curetes in armour
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cossa, Francesco del (c1435-c1477) or Tura, Cosimo (Cosme) (c1430-1495)
DATE
1466 - 1470
LOCATION
Ferrara, Palazzo Schifanoia, Salone dei Mesi
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
7
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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