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ASCLEPIUS FAMILY

"Aesculapian Home Altar" (see related A | B | C | D | E) Pergamon Museum , Berlin, Germany

Aesculapius was represented in altars as protector of health and a source of cures. Curative, cure, and cura as in "curia" are terms that illustrate the society seeks "cures" from Medicine, as well as from Faith framed by religions.

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