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Metropolitan identification Art gallery with Constantine and you can Helen. Symeon Stylites the toward head regarding an excellent rooster. Constantine and Helen» otherwise «Sts. Peter in accordance with its really compound. Hematite, as we have experienced, rusalem. Yet not, that the tits to the left was was used to handle bleeding (right here, allegedly, somewhat bigger than the other argues up against the miscarriage), or any other contemporary Byzantine chance that they would-be Peter and you can Paul, and you can amulets for women were used to induce «calm» regarding lack of modern artwork parallels and/or womb; actually, one class holds an incanta- distinguishing purple regalia militates against a keen tion handled to brand new hystera («womb»), ac- cusing you to «black and you may black you to definitely» regarding «coiling eg a snake, hissing for example a good dragon, and you can booming particularly a beneficial 5 Shape 19 = Nyc, the fresh Metropolitan Art gallery away from Art, Rogers Funds, 1958, zero.

Pick Chronilogical age of Spirituality, zero. Bonner, Degree when you look at the Enchanting Amulets, a lamb. You to basic assumes that this calm- Chiefly Graeco-Egyptian (Ann Arbor, 1950), chap. See toward certain top, the fresh new intention. But it is in addition to true that Age of Spirituality, zero. Discover Vi- TL90. To own composed tokens out of this kan, «Ways, Medication, and Miracle,»;’ 81 f (cards 109-15). Find Vikan, «Ways, Medication, and you can Magic,» fig. Towards early Byzantine physical appearance 73. Gala- 9 Come across Vikan, «Artwork, Drug, and Wonders,» 69 f.

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source of both physical and mental band items, malcontentthis that evokes an action, but even though inside the a woman.95 An awesome papyrus brand new dextrarumtext out-of iunctiosixth- should be to delivered to feel one air-conditioning- seventh-millennium date needed tion, just to regarding remove a third «new of these bands in fact inform you ascent of the uterus» (experts metras the anadromen)groom and bride makesclasping hands. 24: euchi), or stay fron- the latest Abyss . . . you go back again for the seat, and tally, some aside, as if getting presented or you never change [to a single front] into correct area crowned from the Christ (Fig. 25: homonoia)-or, more of the ribs, otherwise to the remaining an element of the ribs, and this barely, of the Christ therefore the Virgin (Fig. 26: homo- that you don’t gnaw towards center like a dog, but will always be noia).98 The new groom seems to be putting on a beneficial tunic in fact for the your own intended and best lay, maybe not chew [for as long as] We conjure of the individual who, in the and you may chlamys that have fibula, and fiance a long gown, delivery, generated this new heaven and you may earth and all sorts of which is either with a great veil-allegedly the flammeum therein. Hallelujah! Amen! of one’s Roman ceremony.99 The new spiked headgear Build that it toward an effective tin tablet and you can ‘clothe’ it when you look at the eight shade.96 you to she wears on several groups and you may, towards veil, to the Such as the anularius, thru their unique courage, the womb, the fresh Dumbarton Oaks matrimony gear (Fig. 31), is via advantage of its capacity to «roam,» is thought to probably merely a recurring function sent more from keeps direct access on the cardio, regardless if maybe not for the coin habits upon which this iconographic type good but for worst. An excellent womb in position was one out of a depends.a hundred Because evidence of that it, it’s possible to cite a couple of state off «wellness,» and you may consequently more effective to have procreation, but good womb positioned has also been one to sanctus moments, Christ as well as the Virgin bless the happy couple: homonoia; that may maybe not «gnaw in the centre,» which means could zero. 130 = silver and you can niello, octagonal hoop, Christ draws the brand new perhaps not, it’s possible to suppose, manage about cardio you to definitely irra- few together: homonoia, John ; no. 131 = silver, niello, tional hatred (alogon misos) which, as the effectively because the and set stones, octagonal hoop, Christ blesses the couple: homo- noia, Theotoke boethei amen [= all of our Fig. 25]; no. 132 = silver, any issues, you are going to restrict procreation. Therefore again, niello, and put stones, octagonal hoop, Christ blesses the couple: the language homonoia and you will hygia, underneath the umbrella homonoia, John ); O. Meters. Dalton, Byzantine Ways and you will Archae- off marriage, you will definitely at once end up being complementary and you will ology (Oxford, 1911), 545 (gold and you can niello: John ); de amuletic. Ricci, List, nos. 822, 845, 848, 861 (zero. 822 = gold, dextra- rum iunctio?; no. 845 = gold, dextrarum iunctio?; zero. 848 = silver, dextrarum iunctio; no. 861 = gold, dextrarum iunctio); C. Gonosov