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'Gate to Hell' Guardians Recovered in Turkey

One statue depicts a snake, the other Kerberos, the three-headed dog which, according to myth, guarded the Gates of Hell.

November 18, 2013
8:20 AM EST
During the rites priests sacrificed bulls to Pluto. The ceremony included leading the animals into the cave, and dragging them out dead. | Francesco D'Andria