Terracotta statue, representing Minerva with the shield.
Second half of the 3rd century BCE.
Rome, Palatine Museum
Probably, an imitation of a marble statue of the goddess.
© 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