Perseus beheading Medusa in front of Athena, and the birth of Pegasus. Metopa from the Temple С in Selinuntum.
Compact limestone of Menfi.
540—510 BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum “Antonio Salinas”Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Perseus beheading Medusa in front of Athena, and the birth of Pegasus. Metopa from the Temple С in Selinuntum.

Compact limestone of Menfi.
540—510 BCE.

Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum “Antonio Salinas”
(Museo archeologico regionale “Antonio Salinas”)

Credits:
© 2018. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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