Conjoined twins, was a known type of birth in antiquity. It was mentioned in manuscripts and depicted in terracotta figurines and vase paintings. Such findings were discovered in a variety of
territories. Religion, local cult, and simple iconography of a known phenomenon create a debate among scholars to annotate their discovery. Gods and goddesses, magic figurines, sacred marriage, a binary hypostasis, or just Conjoined twins?
Konstantinos Laios ,Kostas Markatos ,Georgios Skarpas ,Gregory Tsoucalas ,Efi Poulakou Rebelakou ,
Conjoined twins in antiquity: reality or part of the mythology?,
J. Res. Hist. Med. 2015;
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