Explore Snakes, Earth Goddess, and more!

Snake goddess from the Palace of Knossos, Crete, 1600 BC

6300 - 5300 bce

Great Mothers, This was the symbol for 'God' since the beginning of civilization until around 5300 BCE. Humans once revered LifeCreation- The Divine Feminine before adoration was controverted and stolen by death and destruction- The destructive masculine.

Talla alemana de Santa Bárbara, c. 1490. Madera pintada, 127.6 x 43.2 x 33.7 cm (Museo Metropolitano de Arte - Nueva York, EUA)

Saint Barbara reading, ca. 1490 German, probably Strasbourg, Alsace (present-day France) Lindenwood and polychromy

This penis is made out of animal bone and has wings on it. Phallic symbols, including versions with wings, are commonly seen throughout the Roman Empire.

quotes-n-hoes: “ This is an ancient Roman amulet for luck. Yes those are flying penises.

Ünlü Mısır kedisi

*EGYPT ~ Statuette of Bastet, from the Egyptian pantheon. Bastet started out as a warfare goddess in the southern part of Egypt, but later became a protector goddess.

3rd (?) AD Roman mold-blown glass bottle. 13.6 x 6.6 x 6.6 cm (5 3/8" x 2 5/8" x 2 5/8"). Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson, 1944.446

Be still my bottle hunting heart! Roman Bottle, probably century A.

At Ephesus,the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World  attracted pilgrims from all over the Graeco-Roman world. The temple was erected in 29 BC. to the goddess Roma and the deified Julius Caesar. The cult of emperor worship was promoted there.

Ephesus,the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World attracted pilgrims from all over the Graeco-Roman world. The temple was erected in 29 BC.

Pinterest
Search