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Mark Cartwright
published on 23 January 2016

A colossal marble statue of Roman emperor Claudius in the guise of Jupiter. From a theatre at Lanuvio, 1st 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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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Claudius as Jupiter. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Claudius as Jupiter." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Claudius as Jupiter." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 23 Apr 2019.

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