The key is a symbol of power, authority and secret knowledge. The silver key symbolizes the secular, political and social power, and gold key – the spiritual power. The Jews considered the key as a symbol of birth and new beginnings, and Japanese – as a symbol of the welfare and prosperity. Keys are required attribute of the guardian of Paradise doors – St.Peter and the symbol of the right of the church to forgive sins, promising to the righteous a life in Heaven. The keys are used since ancient times in many magical rituals, they are an essential element in heraldry, presenting in the armorials in many cities around the world, because “Who holds the key, he owns the place!”. The key is a symbol of love, trust and intimacy, because we can give to few people the key of our house, soul and heart.
MEASURES: 30 x 20 x 4 cm
MEDIA: Mixed Media