Beautiful Handmade from Gypsum Stone with Walnut Shell Color Finish - Asclepius and Hygeia Altar Statue Idol, Offering Abundance of Benedictions This Deity Will Make A Beautiful Addition to Your Altar or Shrine, A Housewarming Gift, or A Gift to Your Loved One.
Goddess of health and natural healing with the god of medicine. Together they represent the balance of integrative healing practices.
Physicians and nursing professionals trace their curative skills back to Hygeia, whose inscriptions appear on the Acropolis in Athens. She is aided by the God of Medicine, Asclepius. This son of Apollo founded a famous temple of healing at Epidaurus, which became the model for the earliest hospital. Their serpent companion epitomizes rejuvenation, sloughing off its old skin for new each year.
❀ Height: 9.5”
❀ Width: 4.25”
❀ Depth: 2.25”
❀ Weight : 2.1 lbs..
❀❀❀ Chest area of Hygeia is modified in images due to image regulations. Please look closely at photos as part of item description, we gladly answer all questions, item is sold "as is" .❀❀❀