The Lernaean Hydra, Chiragan Relief

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Illustration

Carole Raddato
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published on 17 December 2014
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Detail of the Chiragan relief depicting Hercules killing the Lernaean Hydra, 2dn/3rd century CE.(MSR, Musée Saint-Raymond, Villa romaine de Chiragan, Musée des Antiques de Toulouse)

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About the Author

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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APA Style

Raddato, C. (2014, December 17). The Lernaean Hydra, Chiragan Relief. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3361/the-lernaean-hydra-chiragan-relief/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "The Lernaean Hydra, Chiragan Relief." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 17, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3361/the-lernaean-hydra-chiragan-relief/.

MLA Style

Raddato, Carole. "The Lernaean Hydra, Chiragan Relief." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Dec 2014. Web. 29 Jul 2021.