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Gorgon Head Antefix
early 5th century B.C.
20.8 x 21.8 cm (8 3/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Gift of Leon Levy
The petrifying head of the gorgon, with its staring eyes, grimacing mouth, protruding tongue, and snaky hair, had the ability to ward off evil. This
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