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Roman Auriga (Gladiator Slave)


Mark Cartwright
published on 17 January 2016
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A marble bust of a Roman Auriga, a gladiator slave. 253-268 CE. Found in piazza della Chiesa Nuova, Rome. (Palazzo Massimo, 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 17). Roman Auriga (Gladiator Slave). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Auriga (Gladiator Slave)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2016.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Auriga (Gladiator Slave)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2016. Web. 12 Apr 2021.

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