Carthage

Symbols and Meanings
Symbols History

Tanit was a Punic and Phoenician goddess, the chief deity of Carthage alongside her consort Ba`al Hammon.

Tanit, terracotta 3/4 sculpture. The Punic goddess of the moon, patron of Carthage, wears a crown, a necklace of glass paste beads graduated in size, and earrings of gold; her arms are articulated; she is dressed in the Greek style. 5th-4th century BCE. Tanit was a Punic and Phoenician goddess, the chief deity of Carthage […]

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