Hecate Goddess Bronze Statue
Hecate is known as the:
- Goddess of the Three Paths
- Goddess of Witchcraft
- Queen of the Night
- Goddess of the Cross Roads
- Guardian of the Household
- Protector of the Newly Born
Here she is depicted standing on flaming crossroads with her skull torch, birthing knife, serpents and wearing a crown. The Pentagram is on her forhead; RX around her neck resting on her chest, a bat face is seen between her breasts; the Triple Moon Design is on her stomach; and two Greyhound Companions.
Hecate, a divinity of the Underworld and companion of Persephone, is called the queen of night and the goddess of the cross-roads; her three faces are turned towards as many directions, and her name was shrieked at night at the cross-roads of cities. She is often seen bearing torches, and it is with them that she killed Clytius in the course of the Gigantomachy. Hecate is regarded as supreme, both in Heaven and in the Underworld, and it is said that Zeus calls upon her whenever any man on earth offers sacrifices, and prays for favor.
This Cold Cast Bronze Resin Statue measures approximately 10 1/2 inches tall x 5 1/2 inches x 4 3/4 inches.
Please Note: Photo is taken outside; however, Interior Decoration is recommended with this statue.