Hygieia, Palazzo Altemps

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 17 January 2016
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A Pentelic marble bust of Hygieia, the Greek and Roman goddess of medicine and healing. 2nd century CE. (Palazzo Altemps, Rome)

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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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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2016, January 17). Hygieia, Palazzo Altemps. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4435/hygieia-palazzo-altemps/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Hygieia, Palazzo Altemps." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4435/hygieia-palazzo-altemps/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hygieia, Palazzo Altemps." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2016. Web. 24 Jul 2021.