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Autumnus
(50 words)

[German version]

The autumn; evidence exists for him personified in illustrative art and poetry from the Augustan era onwards, yet without any proven cult. He is usually associated with the  Horae and therefore often represented as feminine.

Bibliography

L. A. Casal, s.v. A., LIMC 5.1, 819f.

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), “Autumnus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 14 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e210360>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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