The Flame symbolizes many things. It illuminates paths and provides protection from things lurking in the darkness. It provides warmth. It allows humans to cook and create. The flame can also bring pain, death and destruction.
Fire is one of the four classical elements. It is a part of most ancient rituals. The ancient Greeks believed it was given to humanity by Prometheus.
This sculpture of The Flame stands about 19″ tall. It can be viewed from either side.