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Initiation Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 69 pictures in our Initiation collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

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Cinerary urn with reliefs depicting Heracles (Hercules) begi

Cinerary urn with reliefs depicting Heracles (Hercules) beginning in the Eleusinian Mysteries. Detail. White marble. From the columbarium near Porta Maggiore. Dated probably early Roman Imperial period. Palazzo Massimo. National Roman Museum. Rome. Italy.

© Thaliastock / Mary Evans

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His Initiation, by Bairnsfather

'His Initiation'
'No 99988 Private Blobs (on sentry-go) feels that he has at last stumbled across the true explanation of that somewhat cryptic expression, "There'll be dirty work at the cross roads to-night"'
A cartoon by Captain Bruce Bairnsfather, in The Bystander

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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Brotherley Surveillance

After the Paris Commune, the Lodge of Perfect Equality set traps for individuals suspected of insurrection under the pretext of initiations. On leaving the lodge, if they were found guilty by having boasted of having shot people, they were stopped and sent away. Date: 1890s

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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