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: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia romana römische mythologie romaine μινέρβα minerva goddess dea divinità göttin déesse minerve terracotta clay argilla terrakotta terrakotte ton terre cuite argile terracotta statue representing minerva with the shield athena helmet
History of Ancient Rome