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The Atalante Hermes


Mark Cartwright
published on 07 April 2015
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The Atalante Hermes from Atalante, Phthiotis, 2nd century CE. The figure is a funerary statue of a youth in the guise of the god Hermes. (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 AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2015, April 07). The Atalante Hermes. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "The Atalante Hermes." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 07, 2015.

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Cartwright, Mark. "The Atalante Hermes." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Apr 2015. Web. 20 Apr 2021.

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