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Mockery of the Crucifixion: The Sacred Donkey and the Cross

January 30, 2020 - General
Return to the Convent by Eduardo Zamacois y Zabala (1868) Carmen Thyssen Museum (Public Domain)

In 1857 in a cell of the ruins of Imperial Palace on the Palantine Hill in Rome, a curious graffiti representing a crucified man (corpus humanum… suffigitur in cruce) but with the head and ears of a donkey 

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