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Perseus with the head of Medusa, and Phineus

Artist:
Guglielmo della Porta (Italian, Porlezza, near Lake Lugano ca. 1500–1577 Rome)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Bronze, light and dark brown patina
Dimensions:
5 1/4 × 9 3/8 in. (13.3 × 23.8 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rupert L. Joseph, 1959
Accession Number:
60.55.68
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 536
Mr. Rupert L. Joseph (until 1959; bequeathed to MMA)
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