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 MuseumPhoto 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

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