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Kouroi by Polymedes


Mark Cartwright
published on 26 April 2012
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Twin Kouroi of Argos - named Kleobis and Biton - sculpted by Polymedes (c 580 BCE), mature archaic style. Delphi Archaeological Museum, Greece.

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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 AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, April 26). Kouroi by Polymedes. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Kouroi by Polymedes." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 26, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Kouroi by Polymedes." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2012. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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