Gold Hair Ornament

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 12 June 2014

A 3rd century BCE gold hair ornament from Agrigento, Sicily. The central medallion depicts Medusa. (Archaeological Museum of Agrigento)



About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. Surrounded by archaeological sites, his special interests include ancient ceramics, architecture, and mythology. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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