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Dove and Olive Branch

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Dove and Olive Branch.

Dove and Olive Branch

The dove and olive branch was used by early Christians and became current in the 18th century. It was popularized by the artist Pablo Picasso in 1949 and became widely used in the post-war peace movement. The dove represents the Holy Spirit or Holy Ghost.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Peace Symbols.

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A number of peace symbols have been used in various cultures and contexts, one of the most ancient being the olive branch. The symbol of the dove and olive branch was used by early Christians and was… read more »

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