St Antony of Egypt (Biographical details)

St Antony of Egypt (saint/martyr; monk/hermit/nun; Egyptian; Male; 251? - 356)

Also known as

St Antony; St Antony Abbot; St Antony of Egypt; St Antony of Alexandria; St Antony the Great; St Anthony; St Anthony Abbot

Biography

Christian saint and hermit, born in upper Egypt; 'tempted' by devils in the desert. Attributes: a pig (also an attribute of St Antony of Padua), a bell, and a tau cross.