TITLE

AGADES CROSS PENDANTS

AUTHOR(S)
Creyaufmüller, Wolfgang
PUB. DATE
March 1984
SOURCE
Ornament;Mar84, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the symbolism of the Agades Cross. Thought to be a representation of the sexually connotative Egyptian symbol “ankh,” the Agades Cross is regarded as representing fertility. The author also suggests a direct relationship between the Agades Cross and the Tuareg people due to similar symbols on their sandals.
ACCESSION #
33232880

 

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