Posts filed under ‘bronze’

The Smith: God of Male Fertility

The wild goose was the symbol of the goddess that gave the gift of pregnancy; with the smith, the crane takes its place. The crane is the new symbol of masculinity and the limping Smith, Hephaestus is the new fertility god.

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Continue Reading May 6, 2010 at 4:01 pm Leave a comment

Combs of Bronze or the Fascination with Metal

Before the sixth millennium the discovery had been made that when certain stones are smelted they begin to ooze a fiery substance, that once cooled can be formed into objects. The discovery was powerful and gave birth t0 the modern world.

Continue Reading April 30, 2010 at 3:54 pm Leave a comment


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