Medusa, Temple of Apollon, Didyma
In Explore, Jan 16, 2007, #270
The Temple of Apollon is in Didyma, an antique city which is in the Miletos district near Aegean coast.This temple's first layer is archaic and 2.600 years old. Hellenistic layer is from 300 BC and unfinished. The temple is also known as Didymaion and it was a very famous and sacred centre of soothsaying place of oracles of Miletos.
This snake-haired Medusa's head is in the entrance of the temple.
Chinon CE3 Memotron, Chinon 55 mm
scanned old BW print of my darkroom