Stone-carved Medusa head from the temple of Apollo at Didyma

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Carole Raddato
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published on 15 January 2014
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This giant Medusa head was formerly part of a frieze on the architrave of the Apollo Temple at Didyma (Turkey).

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About the Author

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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APA Style

Raddato, C. (2014, January 15). Stone-carved Medusa head from the temple of Apollo at Didyma. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2226/stone-carved-medusa-head-from-the-temple-of-apollo/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "Stone-carved Medusa head from the temple of Apollo at Didyma." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 15, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2226/stone-carved-medusa-head-from-the-temple-of-apollo/.

MLA Style

Raddato, Carole. "Stone-carved Medusa head from the temple of Apollo at Didyma." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 Jan 2014. Web. 25 Jul 2021.