Pietas

Pantheon: Roman, Italian
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Gender: Female

Pietas is the personification of devotion, duty, honour, and respect for the gods, family, and government. Her festival occurs annually on December 1st.

In art Pietas often appears as a young woman accompanied by a stork, and commonly appears on coins.

Pietas Augusta: "The Pietas of Augustus"

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