Roman Rudder Decoration

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 09 May 2013
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An early 1st century CE bronze lion, a typical decoration used to crown the rudder shaft of Roman warships. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome).

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, May 09). Roman Rudder Decoration. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1203/roman-rudder-decoration/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Rudder Decoration." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 09, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1203/roman-rudder-decoration/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Rudder Decoration." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 May 2013. Web. 03 Aug 2021.