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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 History Of Glass, Getty Museum, Roman Art, 1st Century, Janus, Stained Glass Designs, Greek Art, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Romans

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! Ancient Roman Coins, Ancient Rome, Ancient Art, Roman Gods, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Coin Art, Roman History, Antique Coins, Rare Coins

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

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This new month was named January after Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and endings. January was formed from the root words Janus and arius (meaning "pertaining to"). Hence January means "pertaining to Janus. Greek Mythology Tattoos, Greek And Roman Mythology, Roman Calendar, Gemini Art, God Tattoos, Roman Gods, Roman Art, Janus, Two Faces

What Has January Got in Common with Two-Faced Janus?

This new month was named January after Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and endings. January was formed from the root words Janus and arius (meaning "pertaining to"). Hence January means "pertaining to Janus."

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, Greek Gods, 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 - 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, Janus, Black Gift Boxes, Greek Words, Two Faces, Vanitas, Praise And Worship, Gods And Goddesses

Katemi Plaque Mythology-Janus | Etsy

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 or they can be grouped in several different arrangements, depending on the decorating space, need and general interest of the displayer. No framing is required. New items are added regularly to…

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, Pirate Coins, Coin Art, Minoan, 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 Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, 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.

Jano (en latín Janus, Ianus) es, en la mitología romana, un dios que tenía dos caras mirando hacia ambos lados de su perfil, padre de Fontus. Jano era el dios de las puertas, los comienzos y los finales Traditional Witchcraft, Roman Gods, Janus, Many Faces, Greek Gods, Art History, Mythology, Tatoos, Sketchers

Dios Jano

Jano (en latín Janus, Ianus) es, en la mitología romana, un dios que tenía dos caras mirando hacia ambos lados de su perfil, padre de Fontus. Jano era el dios de las puertas, los comienzos y los finales

Jano (en latín Janus, Ianus) es, en la mitología romana, un dios que tenía dos caras mirando hacia ambos lados de su perfil, padre de Fontus. Jano era el dios de las puertas, los comienzos y los finales Traditional Witchcraft, Roman Gods, Janus, Many Faces, Greek Gods, Art History, Mythology, Tatoos, Sketchers

Dios Jano

Jano (en latín Janus, Ianus) es, en la mitología romana, un dios que tenía dos caras mirando hacia ambos lados de su perfil, padre de Fontus. Jano era el dios de las puertas, los comienzos y los finales

Janus, the god of beginnings and transitions in ancient Roman religion and myth. Cleopatra, Roman Fashion, Anglo Saxon, Wine Label, Greek Gods, Ancient Romans, Gods And Goddesses, Pyrography, Ancient History

Janus, the god of beginnings and transitions in ancient Roman...

Janus, the god of beginnings and transitions in ancient Roman religion and myth.

Janus sculpture on a black background. Marble bust of the mythological god of th , Greek God Sculptures, Ancient Greek Sculpture, Greek Gods And Goddesses, Greek Mythology, Marble Bust, Number Of The Beast, Janus, Art Hoe, Dope Art

Janus Sculpture On A Black Background Stock Photo - Image of faced, head: 61985356

Janus sculpture on a black background. Marble bust of the mythological god of th , #spon, #background, #Marble, #bust, #Janus, #sculpture #ad

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, Janus, Black Gift Boxes, Greek Words, Two Faces, Vanitas, Praise And Worship, Gods And Goddesses

Katemi Plaque Mythology-Janus | Etsy

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 or they can be grouped in several different arrangements, depending on the decorating space, need and general interest of the displayer. No framing is required. New items are added regularly to…

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

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.