Statue of Meleager


Mark Cartwright
published on 21 December 2018
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A marble statue of the Greek hero Meleager who slew the Calydonian boar. Found in Rome. 2nd century CE Roman copy of a 4th century BCE Greek original. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

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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. (2018, December 21). Statue of Meleager. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Statue of Meleager." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 21, 2018.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Statue of Meleager." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 21 Dec 2018. Web. 24 Nov 2020.

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