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Head of the God Apollo
Apollo was a multifaceted god. The precise significance of his name is unclear – it can be translated as »proclaimer« but also as »destroyer«. The Greeks had many epithets for him. Homer calls him a »devourer of mice« (smintheus), »hitter of…
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