Statue of Zeus at Olympia

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 16 July 2018
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A silver tetradrachm from the reign of Alexander the Great (336-323 BCE) showing the statue of Zeus at Olympia (dedicated c. 430 BCE). (Corfu Bank Museum, Corfu)

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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. (2018, July 16). Statue of Zeus at Olympia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9053/statue-of-zeus-at-olympia/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Statue of Zeus at Olympia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 16, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9053/statue-of-zeus-at-olympia/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Statue of Zeus at Olympia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Jul 2018. Web. 27 Sep 2021.