Hercules Wrestling Antaeus

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 07 April 2021
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A copper-alloy figurine group showing Hercules wrestling the Libyan giant Antaeus. From Alexandria. 2nd-1st century BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)

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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. (2021, April 07). Hercules Wrestling Antaeus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13812/hercules-wrestling-antaeus/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hercules Wrestling Antaeus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 07, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13812/hercules-wrestling-antaeus/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hercules Wrestling Antaeus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Apr 2021. Web. 20 Sep 2021.