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.

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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