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Janus - In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus (Latin: Ianus) is the god of beginnings and thence also of gates, doors, doorways, endings and time. He is usually a two-faced god since he looks to the future and the past. Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Greek And Roman Mythology, Mythology Books, Roman Gods, Statues

Janus - In ancient Roman religion and mythology, Janus (Latin: Ianus) is the god of beginnings and transitions,[1] thence also of gates, doors, doorways, endings and time. He is usually a two-faced god since he looks to the future and the past. The Romans dedicated the month of January to Janus. Source: Wikipedia

Janus-Head Flask/ century AD/ eastern mediterranean/ glass, 3 in. Paul Getty Museum/ the god Janus has two faces, one looking back at the past, and one looking forward towards the future Glass Vessel, Glass Art, History Of Glass, Getty Museum, Roman Art, 1st Century, Stained Glass Designs, Greek Art, Ancient Artifacts

Lessons from the Romans on Getting the New Year Off to a Good Start

Janus, Roman god of doorways and beginnings, is the origin of many New Year's customs.

“The perfect ⁠coin: Commodus (assassinated on this day in 192 AD) depicted as Janus, god of new beginnings and transitions; the two faces of Janus look both to the future and the past. May the be an ‘Optimus Maximus’ decade for you all! Antique Coins, Old Coins, Rare Coins, Ancient Roman Coins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Roman Gods, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Coin Worth

The emperor Commodus portrayed as the god Janus ... Fitting for a man assassinated on New Years Day

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Natasa Ilincic ~ Janus Bifrons, Roman god of ends and new beginnings. Graphite on paper. God Tattoos, Body Art Tattoos, Roman Gods, Janus, Green Art, Symbolic Tattoos, Archetypes, Cool Drawings, Mythology

Janus Bifrons by NatasaIlincic on DeviantArt

Janus Bifrons, Roman god of ends and new beginnings. Graphite on paper. ~ Welcome 2017, be kinder to us all. *** [Facebook • Tumbrl&nbsp... Janus Bifrons

Janus - Roman God of Gates & Doors, Beginnings & Endings, God of Time and, most importantly, the dude in my tattoo ; Greek Gods And Goddesses, The Vivienne, Roman Mythology, Statue, Ancient Romans, Months In A Year, Deities, Religion, Images

Janus, God of endings and beginnings.

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Obols: An Excessively Rare Greek Silver Diobol Attributed to an Uncertain Polis in Cilicia, with a Rare Depiction of a Three-Faced Head by Ancient Art Bullion Coins, Silver Bullion, Coin Art, Rare Coins, North Africa, Coin Collecting, Ancient Art, Silver Coins, Archaeology

G460 An Excessively Rare Greek Silver Diobol Attributed to an Uncertain Polis in Cilicia, with a Rare Depiction of a Three-Faced Head

CILICIA, Uncertain. 4th century BC. AR Diobol (10mm, 1.41 g, 12h). Janiform heads, the left bearded / Head of Bes. Cf. Göktürk 37 (obol); SNG France -; cf. SNG Levante 201-2 (obols); SNG von Aulock -. Good VF, toned. Extremely rare as a diobol. Ex Prof. James C. Brindley Collection (Baldwin’s 34, 13 October 2003), lot 464. CNG87, 598

Janus and the four parts of the world. Augustine, La Cité de Dieu, The Hague, MMW 10 A circa 1475 Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Illuminated Letters, Ancient Astronomy, North And South, Tarot, City Of God, Fable

Janus as an image with four faces (three of which are visible) called the double Janus, looking at the four parts of the world (East, West, North and South) | c. 1475 East is shown at the top of the map of the world.

 The name of the month "January" comes from the name of a Roman god, Janus. Roman Names, Roman Gods, Roman Mythology, Connect The Dots, Old Art, Deities, Occult, Art Reference, Fairy Tales

Word from Mythology: January

JANUARY. The name of the month "January" comes from the name of a Roman god, Janus. The Romans named the first month of the year Ianuarius...

Janus - the Roman god - mythology corrupted the legend of Noah into worship of him as Oannes, the fish-man god and also as Janus, the god who could look back (to the pre-flood world) and forward (to the post-flood world) Roman Gods, Biblical Art, Black Gift Boxes, Janus, Two Faces, Vanitas, Praise And Worship, Greek Gods, Gods And Goddesses

Katemi Plaque -Mythology-Janus

Katemi Plaques are a handmade collectible decor line emphasizing the diverse aspects of culture and civilization. They are sustained by research and documentation. Since they are handmade, each item is unique, an original work of art, and a collectible treasure. Katemi Plaques can be displayed alone

The god Janus, beardless, Roman coin; in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris Tiefling Paladin, God Tattoos, Roman Gods, Wolf Moon, Greek Gods, Ancient Rome, Pictogram, Gods And Goddesses, Archetypes

Janus | Myth, Meaning, & Facts

Janus, in Roman religion, the animistic spirit of doorways (januae) and archways (jani). The worship of Janus traditionally dated back to Romulus and a period even before the actual founding of the city of Rome. Janus was represented by a double-faced head.

IMPERIO ROMANO: EL DIOS JANO Greek Gods And Goddesses, Coin Art, Capricorn And Aquarius, Book Of Shadows, Archetypes, T Rex, Mythical Creatures, Occult, Mythology

EL DIOS JANO

Jano , en la mitología romana, dios de las puertas y también de los comienzos, que según los romanos aseguraba buenos finales. Su princ...

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