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Iconography
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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

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

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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 22 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_10286>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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