Silenus Statue

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Mark Cartwright
published on 17 January 2016
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A marble statue of Silenus, the satyr who tutored Dionysos in Greek mythology. A 2nd century CE copy of an earlier Greek original. From via Flavia, Rome. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome)

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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. (2016, January 17). Silenus Statue. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Silenus Statue." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Silenus Statue." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2016. Web. 09 Dec 2021.