Archive for the ‘Ancient Gods and Deities’ Category

The Child-Like Figure of Cupid (the Ancient Roman God of Desire) Clutching a Lyre Stands Atop the Cast-Iron Drinking Fountain on the West Brookfield Town Common

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A Crude Cement Statue of Hoi Toi (Also Known as “The Happy Buddha” Although This One Doesn’t Look Particularly Happy) Spotted in Front of a Cottage on Ashworth Avenue in Hampton, NH

A Sandstone Relief From the First Century A.D. on Display at the Worcester Art Museum Depicting Prince Arikankharer of the Ancient Kingdom of Kush (Located in What Is Now Present-Day Sudan) Slaying His Enemies With the Assistance of a Winged Goddess and a Viscious Dog