Theseus and the Minotaur Mosaic in Paphos, Cyprus

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Carole Raddato
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published on 16 March 2019
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Mosaic floor depicting the mythical duel between Theseus and the Minotaur in the Labyrinth of Crete, House of Theseus, 3rd-4th century CE. Paphos Archaeological Park, Cyprus.

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About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, March 16). Theseus and the Minotaur Mosaic in Paphos, Cyprus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10209/theseus-and-the-minotaur-mosaic-in-paphos-cyprus/

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Raddato, Carole. "Theseus and the Minotaur Mosaic in Paphos, Cyprus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 16, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10209/theseus-and-the-minotaur-mosaic-in-paphos-cyprus/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Theseus and the Minotaur Mosaic in Paphos, Cyprus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Mar 2019. Web. 02 Dec 2021.

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