Two-Headed Man (Janus) at the Table of Feast.
 
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Title:Two-Headed Man (Janus) at the Table of Feast
Notes:Quatrefoil on the western exterior depicting a two-headed man (Janus) at the table of feast, which represents the Labor of the Month for January

Donated by James T. Womack and Anne Richardson, Nashville, TN.

Date:1220-1240
Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture
Material:Stone
City/Town:Amiens
Country:France

General Subject:Janus
Zodiac
January
Labors of the months
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:23D412
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A51 CND 14W,002 C2

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Attribution:Two-Headed Man (Janus) at the Table of Feast, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=29305 [retrieved November 25, 2020].
Record Number:29305 Last Updated: 2020-10-30 10:05:18 Record Created: 2003-04-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition