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  • In classical mythology, the quadriga is the chariot of the gods; Apollo was depicted driving his quadriga across the heavens, delivering daylight and dispersing the night. The word quadriga may refer to the chariot alone, the four horses without it, or the combination. — “Quadriga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Quadriga award. Quadriga is an annual German award sponsored by Werkstatt Deutschland, a non-profit organization based in Berlin. The award consists of a small statue resembling the quadriga on top of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. — “Quadriga (award) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Triumphal Quadriga or Horses of St Mark's is a set of ancient Greek bronze statues of four horses, originally part of a monument depicting a quadriga (a four-horse carriage used for chariot racing), which have been set into the facade of St Mark's Basilica since the thirteenth century. — “Horses of Saint Mark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

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