Andreae Maximiliani Fredro castellani Leopoliensis, Scriptorum seu togae & belli notationum fragmenta (1660).
Gold & Ivory hair ornament, Fortunato Pio Castellani & Sons, Rome, Italy circa 1875. Hair ornament in the form a caduceus (wand of the god Mercury), with two winged, entwined dragon heads in gold on a tapering ivory shaft. Cooper Hewitt Collection.
Rabies prevention - a panel from an undated Mexican school book
It is the living symbol of resurrection from the dead. In the course of the ages, this symbol has been expressed in a countless variety of ways. The gnostics of all times, too, have made frequent use of it. The firebird appears in numerous gnostic...