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Bust of Hercules


Carole Raddato
published on 25 July 2014
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Marble bust of Hercules, Roman copy after Greek original, 117-118 CE, made for Hadrian for his villa at Tivoli. (British Museum)

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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. (2014, July 25). Bust of Hercules. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Raddato, Carole. "Bust of Hercules." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 25, 2014.

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Raddato, Carole. "Bust of Hercules." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Jul 2014. Web. 17 Apr 2021.

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