Leto Fighting Giants

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 January 2016

A Roman relief panel from a frieze depicting the goddess Leto fighting Giants. She holds a torch in each hand while the Giants prepare to throw large rocks. From a public building, discovered on the Oppius Hill, Rome. 2nd century CE. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Leto Fighting Giants. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4462/leto-fighting-giants/

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