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The riddle of the "Labarum" and the origin of Christian symbols

George Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers

The riddle of the "Labarum" and the origin of Christian symbols

by George Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chi Rho symbol,
  • Christian art and symbolism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [91]-92.

    Other titlesThe Labarum
    Statement[by] George Pitt-Rivers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV168.C4 P5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p.
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6016320M
    LC Control Number66074110
    OCLC/WorldCa758379

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^ George Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers, The riddle of the 'Labarum' and the origin of Christian symbols, Allen & Unwin,p. 28; "I can find no roots, etymology or grounds for the adoption of the word adopted by some Christans, 'Chrismon', which is supposed to mean the 'Monogram of Christ', and which appears in some dictionaries (i.e.

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