Z15.1 AION WITH ZODIAC
Museum Collection: Musée de L'Arles Antique, Arles, France
Catalogue Number: TBA
Context: Roman villa in Arles
Period: Imperial Roman
Aion, the god of time, is enthroned and holding the wheel of heaven inscribed with the signs of the zodiac. The god was identified with both Khronos (Time) and Ouranos (Heaven).