Trampling the Serpent's Head
Painted wood or stone (?)
Cathedral, Viviers, France
This snake beneath a this crucifix alludes to Genesis 3:15 while the skull an dbones refers to Golgotha, the place where the Cucifixion takes place.
Photograph and text 2009 by George P. Landow
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