Hygieia, Vatican Museums

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 18 June 2013
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A Roman statue of unknown date depicting Hygieia, the goddess of Health. Believed to be a copy of a 2nd century BCE original. (Vatican Museums, 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, June 18). Hygieia, Vatican Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1299/hygieia-vatican-museums/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hygieia, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 18, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1299/hygieia-vatican-museums/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hygieia, Vatican Museums." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Jun 2013. Web. 17 Oct 2021.