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Unformatted text preview: Messenger God. c. God of thieves, liars, gamblers.God of travelers, merchants. d. Psychopomp (guider of souls) e. Worshipped at roadside Herms. f. Apotropaic: Statue of crossroads, boarders, (luck/fertility) g. Apotropaic: Turning away, evil/badwork h. Rubpfallis for good luck i. Iconography: Caduceus = Messengers Staff, winged cap, winged shoes, travelers cloak. 10. Ares (Roman Mars) a. Son of Zeus b. God of War c. Not popular (worship negligible) d. Iconography: Armor (helmet, shield, spear) i. Attendants: Fear & Panic (Roman: Phobos & Deimos) 11. Dionysus aka Bacchus (Roman Bacchus) a. Son of Zeus b. God of the vine. c. God of untamed nature. d. Associate with mysticism, religious ecstacy, communion, the irrational....
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- Fall '09