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Cupid and Psyche


Carole Raddato
published on 14 February 2019
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A detail of a marble statue of Cupid and Psyche from the Domus of Cupid and Psyche in Ostia Antica, Italy. The statue was made at the time the house was built, in the second quarter of the fourth century CE.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, February 14). Cupid and Psyche. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Raddato, Carole. "Cupid and Psyche." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 14, 2019.

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Raddato, Carole. "Cupid and Psyche." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Feb 2019. Web. 10 Apr 2021.

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