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Carole Raddato
published on 20 June 2013

Mask of the Gorgon Medusa dating from c. 130 CE and found in the Forum Romanum in Rome. It is exhibited at the Romisch-Germanisches Museum in Cologne (Germany).

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2013, June 20). Mask of Medusa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Raddato, Carole. "Mask of Medusa." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 20, 2013.

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Raddato, Carole. "Mask of Medusa." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Jun 2013. Web. 05 Feb 2023.