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Hygeia (Salus)

Hygeia (Salus)

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Hygeia (Salus) Photos

Lookin' Good
I have to say, I look pretty great in this one. [Detail from Medicine by Gustav Klimt, 1900-1907]


Pretzel Snake
I like snakes because sometimes they look like pretzels. Do you think I'm weird? [Statue of Hygieia, 2nd century CE]


My Bowl
It's so trendy that pharmacies are using it even today. Fancy, right?


Armless Me
They love me even in Rome! [Statue of Hygeia. Roman copy of a Greek Hellenistic original, ca. 290 BCE]


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