Medusa - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
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- a Gorgon, whose face could turn men into stone
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ward and challenging the Gorgon out of him, so to speak,
rom his contest with the Gorgon after covering an immense
into stone by Perseus with the Gorgon's head. He had sent
romeda ; the face is the Gorgon's, whose glance turns men
the neck of a bronze bust of Medusa. Found at Rome?
blazon on his shield the Gorgon, that turns men to stone,
off the teeming head of Medusa with his falchion, readily
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