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Ancient Art

Applique of a head of Medusa.

ca. 1st century B.C.–A.D. 1st century

Terracotta, brownish-grey fabric with traces of white slip and red paint on face and hair. Molded in

3 1/8 in. (8 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1967.74.55
Culture: 
Graeco-Roman
Period: 
Greco-Roman
Classification: 
Sculpture
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