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A statue of Tyche at the Vatican.

In Greek mythology, Tyche was the goddess of destiny and controlled the good and bad of fortune and prosperity of a city. Her name means "luck" in Greek. She is often represented wearing a mural crown (a crown like the walls of a city) and often carrying a large horn with all her wealth and richness in it that she sometimes spreads to others. She is a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, according to Greek poet Hesiod.

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