Hygieia / Salus

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Title

Hygieia / Salus

Description

The Greeks called her Hygieia. The Romans called her Salus. She was the daughter of Aesculapius, the god of medicine. On ancient Roman coins, Salus is often depicted with a snake along one arm.

Identifier

aj23_7

Citation

“Hygieia / Salus,” Exhibits, accessed June 27, 2017, http://utswlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/125.