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Boxer Fresco, Delos


Mark Cartwright
published on 05 October 2013
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A detail of the fresco from the façade of a private house on Delos. The fresco depicts two boxers or wrestlers, a trumpeter and Hercules. 2-1st century BCE. (Site museum, Delos)

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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 AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, October 05). Boxer Fresco, Delos. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Boxer Fresco, Delos." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 05, 2013.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Boxer Fresco, Delos." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Oct 2013. Web. 14 Apr 2021.

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