Justice holds a set of scales and a staff with an all-seeing eye.

Additional information:
Justice is one of the four cardinal virtues. The staff with the all-seeing eye is a symbol of the truth that always comes to light in the end. The scales weigh up good and evil and symbolise the impartiality of the courts.


  • Title: Justice
  • Date Created: before 1666
  • Sculptor: Artus Quellinus
  • Place Part Of: Netherlands
  • Display: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Description: Plaster and guilded
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Rights: © Stichting Koninklijk Paleis Amsterdam. Photo: Wim Ruigrok., ©Stichting Koninklijk Paleis Amsterdam

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