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I. Religious Studies – II. Archaeology – III. Iconography and the Bible – IV. Christian Iconography – V. Jewish Iconography – VI. Islamic Iconography – VII. Buddhist Iconography – VIII. Hindu Iconography

I. Religious Studies

Iconography (Gk εἰκονογραϕία/eikonographía) originally meant the description of images (Arist. Poet. XV; Strabo XV 1.…

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Uehlinger, Christoph, Koch, Güntram, Arnulf, Arwed, Sed-Rajna, Gabrielle, Finster, Barbara, Ebert, Jorinde and Kiehnle, Catharina, “Iconography”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 16 August 2022 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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