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Another mascaron from the Zeughaus (arsenal) in Berlin-Mitte, actual "Deutsches Historisches Museum" (German Historic Museum). Decorative sculpture "Head of Meduse", design by Andreas Schlüter (1659-1714).

Another mascaron from the Zeughaus (arsenal) in Berlin-Mitte, actual "Deutsches Historisches Museum" (German Historic Museum). Decorative sculpture "Head of Meduse", design by Andreas Schlüter

Medusa - mythological figure Tags: medusa sculpture art arthistory italy

Medusa - mythological figure Tags: medusa sculpture art arthistory italy

Medusa Door Knocker at the Ministero della Difesa Esercito

✯ Medusa Door Knocker at the Ministero della Difesa Esercito . By Rick Casey✯

Euryale : Greek far-roaming"), was the second eldest one of the Gorgons, Euryale also had the ability to turn anyone to stone with her gaze.

Medusa: a Gorgon, generally described as having the face of a hideous human female with living venomous snakes in place of hair. Gazing directly upon her would turn onlookers to stone. She was beheaded by Perseus, who thereafter used her head as a weapon.

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Medusa The Gorgon Head Bust on Base, Perseus Slayed Medusa, Greek Mythology, statue of Medusa, gorgon snake headed

Art Nouveau Medusa brooch Mucha jewellery by DarkenroseJewellery

Art Nouveau Medusa brooch, Mucha jewellery, Art Nouveau pin, Victorian jewellery, goddess, Victorian pin

Art Nouveau Medusa brooch Mucha jewellery by DarkenroseJewellery

Medusa (Greek: Μέδουσα "guardian, protectress") | In Greek mythology Medusa was a monster, a Gorgon, generally described as having the face of a hideous human female with living venomous snakes in place of hair. Gazing directly into her eyes would turn onlookers to stone. Medusa was beheaded by the hero Perseus, who thereafter used her head, which retained its ability to turn onlookers to stone, as a weapon until he gave it to the goddess Athena to place on her shield.

{ This picture is symbolic of me, born in the year of the snake, Chinese Astrology.

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In Greek mythology, Medusa ("Queen"), one of three Gorgon sisters; originally was a beautiful human, raped by Poseidon in Athena's temple

Head of the Gorgon Medusa, late 19th Century, Czechoslovakia. The brooch is made of gold, jasper, and crystal.

Head of the Gorgon MedusaLate Century Czechoslovakian brooch, gold, jasper, and crystal. // This piece of art shows how Medusa's features captured the attention of the art and fashion cultures and how many wanted to wear the snakes of Medusa as headwear.

The Gorgon Medusa, Roman bust (marble), 2nd century AD, (Museo Chiaramonti, Musei Vaticani, Vatican City).

The Gorgon Medusa, Roman bust (marble), century AD, (Museo Chiaramonti…

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