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Carole Raddato
published on 20 June 2013
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Attic red figure amphora depicting a running Gorgon, c. 490 BCE (Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich). The scene depicts Medusa's flight from the hero Perseus.

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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). Running Medusa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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

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Raddato, Carole. "Running Medusa." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Jun 2013. Web. 03 Aug 2021.