Hercules in Chariot

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 August 2017
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A black-figure kylix (drinking cup) depicting Hercules being driven in a chariot by Hermes. Athena is to the right. Tarentum, southern Italy, 550-520 BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Taranto, Italy)

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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. (2017, August 23). Hercules in Chariot. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7057/hercules-in-chariot/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hercules in Chariot." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 23, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7057/hercules-in-chariot/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hercules in Chariot." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Aug 2017. Web. 27 Oct 2021.