the Tau Cross

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the Tau Cross

Postby Titus Iulius Nero on Tue Aug 16, 2005 11:35 pm

wondering what any of you could tell me about the Tau cross...
All i know is it is T shaped and has pagan origins.
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Postby Horatius Piscinus on Sat Aug 20, 2005 7:05 pm

It does? I have read some 19th century speculation on it representing male genitilia. I have seen it in the case of an image of Orpheus hung on a tau cross. It was later associated with the Christian pilgrim Anthony of Egypt, but I am not aware of any direct connection there. Could you explain something of this?

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Postby Anonymous on Tue Sep 13, 2005 10:30 pm

Thought this article might be useful: ... ucross.htm

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