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Hadrian in Military Armour


Mark Cartwright
published on 23 January 2016
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A chalk copy of a marble original statue depicting Hadrian (r. 117-138 CE) in military armour and laurel wreath of victory. He stands with his foot on a defeated enemy, probably a Parthian. (Capitoline Museums, 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 AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Hadrian in Military Armour. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hadrian in Military Armour." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hadrian in Military Armour." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 03 Mar 2021.

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