Terracotta statue, representing Minerva with the shield
Second half of the 3rd century BCE. Rome, Palatine Museum

Terracotta statue, representing Minerva with the shield.

Second half of the 3rd century BCE.

Rome, Palatine Museum

Description:
Probably, an imitation of a marble statue of the goddess.
Credits:
© Photo, text: GIOVANNI D’ANNA “LEGGENDE E TRADIZIONI DELL’ANTICA ROMA”, ARCHEO, N. 31, p. 15.
Photographer — Baiocco-P. Barontini.
© Istituto Geografico De Agostini S.p.A. — Novara
Keywords: terracotta statue representing Minerva with the shield Athena helmet
History of Ancient Rome