Gold and Silver Dogs

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  • Greek Greek (culture)
  • Domestic Domestic (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)

These were dogs found on either side of the doors of the palace of Alkinous King of the Phaiakians in Greek myth. They were crafted by the Greek god Hephaestus and were made to watch the palace. The were imbued with life and never aged being deathless, they would keep watch endlessly.

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