The Circle Was at the Heart of the Women's Well
Figure 154-3, page 93, drawing by Linda Williams, fromThe Language of the Goddess, by Marija Gimbutas. Illustration of a bowl showing spinning tri-lines, spirals, and circles. Late Cucuteni, northeast Romania; 3800-3600 BC.
Figure 167-1, page 102, drawing by James Bennett, fromThe Language of the Goddess, by Marija Gimbutas. Illustration of a Neolithic seal showing four spirals surrounding a seed, perhaps symbolizing growth and life. Central Anatolia; mid-7th millenium BC.