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Athena (after the East pediment of the Parthenon)

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 07 April 2015
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A Pentelic marble statue of Athena considered to be similar to that originally on the East pediment of the Parthenon. The statue was dedicated to Artemis, mid-3rd century CE. (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. (2015, April 07). Athena (after the East pediment of the Parthenon). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3767/athena-after-the-east-pediment-of-the-parthenon/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Athena (after the East pediment of the Parthenon)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 07, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3767/athena-after-the-east-pediment-of-the-parthenon/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Athena (after the East pediment of the Parthenon)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Apr 2015. Web. 11 May 2021.