Ancient Greek Hygeia (Health) Magnet

[Code : EA_MN15] Ancient Greek Hygeia (Health) Magnet

Price $4.95
This magnet is made of casting stone. Sizes are approximate and may vary based on the magnets shape and design.

Approx. 70mm (7 cm) x 50mm (5 cm)

In Greek mythology, Hygeia (Ὑγιεία) -- or Hygeia (Ὑγεία) -- was a daughter of Asclepius. She was the goddess of health, cleanliness and sanitation and afterwards, the moon. She also played an important part in her father's cult. While her father was more directly associated with healing, she was associated with the prevention of sickness and the continuation of good health. Her name is the source of the word "hygiene".


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