Head of the Gorgon MedusaLate Century Czechoslovakian brooch, gold, jasper, and crystal. // This piece of art shows how Medusa's features captured the attention of the art and fashion cultures and how many wanted to wear the snakes of Medusa as headwear.
Head of Medusa Cameo by Benedetto Pistrucci (Italian, active England) Mount by Carlo Giuliano (Italian, working in England, ca. executed in England (London) cameo mount ca. 1860 Red jasper mounted in gold with white enamel.