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The report said that the statue is unusual because it is small. Most statues of gods from this period were life-size,’ Daily Telegraph quoted Walid Atrash of the Israel Antiquities Authority as saying.
Hercules was directed to perform the 12 superhuman feats by Mycenaean King Eurystheus to atone for the murder of his wife and three children.
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