Juno Sospita


Mark Cartwright
published on 23 January 2016
Send to Google Classroom:

A colossal statue of the Roman goddess Juno Sospita (the Saviour). She wears a goatskin over her head and torso. Probably from a temple in the Forum Olitorium, Rome. 2nd century CE. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

Remove Ads


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.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Juno Sospita. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4469/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Juno Sospita." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4469/.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Juno Sospita." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 21 Feb 2021.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support Ancient History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!