Plate reproduced in bronze with the image of Medusa Gorgon , figure of mythology Greek.
There Medusa he was a figure from mythology Greek monstrous-looking with snakes for hair, who had the power to petrify anyone who looked into her eyes. Medusa was related to myth of Perseus who managed to kill her by cutting off her head as the only Gorgon to be mortal.
The Gorgons, together with the Fauns and the Sileni, were used as subjects placed outside their homes by the Greeks and Romans to protect the doors, frightening away malevolent entities thanks to their monstrous features, often showing their tongue as an expression of defiance.
Elegant decoration in Greek style.
- Material: bronze
- Green colour
- Dimensions: 12.5 x 12.5cm
- Weight: 0.520 Kg
Product in Italy