Sleeping Hermaphrodite

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 02 May 2013
Sleeping Hermaphrodite

A Roman marble sculpture of a sleeping hermaphrodite displaying both male and female anatomy. A mid-2nd century CE copy of mid-2nd century BCE bronze original from Asia Minor. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome).


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 AHE.

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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2013, May 02). Sleeping Hermaphrodite. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1178/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Sleeping Hermaphrodite." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 02, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/1178/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Sleeping Hermaphrodite." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 May 2013. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

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