Beard Of Reason

Wood base, milli fiori, smalti, beads, black ammonite, glass tile tesserae, ribbon, milagros

9″W x 12″L x 5″D

‘Beard Of Reason’ depicts a bearded conquistador tangling with a serpent.  Animal motifs have a highly developed symbolism that dates back directlyOriginalSideOriginalClose to ancient Indian Mexico. In this case the snake represents a water sign and the shared physical characteristics with hair as both have the same flowing, twisting qualities.

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