Leto Fighting Giants

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 January 2016
Leto Fighting Giants

A Roman relief panel from a frieze depicting the goddess Leto fighting Giants. She holds a torch in each hand while the Giants prepare to throw large rocks. From a public building, discovered on the Oppius Hill, Rome. 2nd century CE. (Vatican Museums, 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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Cite This Work

APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Leto Fighting Giants. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4462/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Leto Fighting Giants." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4462/.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Leto Fighting Giants." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

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