Maenad Relief, Capitoline Museums

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published on 23 January 2016
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A Pentelic marble relief depicting a dancing Maenad. From a circular monument, Roman copy of a 5th century BCE Greek original by Kallimachos. (Capitoline Musuems, 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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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Maenad Relief, Capitoline Museums. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4482/maenad-relief-capitoline-museums/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Maenad Relief, Capitoline Museums." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4482/maenad-relief-capitoline-museums/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Maenad Relief, Capitoline Museums." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 09 Dec 2021.

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