Sentence Examples

  • Although images of the divinities were certainly known, the principal objects of cult in the Minoan age were of the aniconic class; in many cases these were natural objects, such as rocks and mountain peaks, with their cave sanctuaries, like those of Ida or of Dicte.
  • Palanga; lower aniconic half of draped statue with incised inscription, now in Constantinople.
  • The aniconic lower part of an inscribed statue wholly in the round was found at Palanga, and parts of others at Kirchoglu and Marash.
  • This is not necessarily the case with the worshipper of aniconic or unshaped gods.
  • Here then in the most marked manner the aniconic sacrament has ousted pictures and statues.

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