Heracles fights against Amazon (a close-up). Metopa from the eastern frieze of the Temple E in Selinuntum.
Limestone, marble.
460—450 BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum “Antonio Salinas”Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Heracles fights against Amazon (a close-up). Metopa from the eastern frieze of the Temple E in Selinuntum.

Limestone, marble.
460—450 BCE.

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

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