Medusa - Ancient History Encyclopedia

Aug 20, 2013 · Medusa was a formidable foe, since her hideous appearance was able to render any onlooker into stone. In some variations of the myth, Medusa was born a monster like her sisters, described as girded with serpents, vibrating tongues, gnashing their teeth, having wings, brazen claws, and enormous teeth.In later myths (mainly in Ovid) Medusa was the only Gorgon to possess snake ……

Medusa - Wikipedia

In Greek mythology, Medusa (/ m ɪ ˈ dj uː z ə,-s ə /; Μέδουσα "guardian, protectress") was a monster, a Gorgon, generally described as a winged human female with living venomous snakes in place of hair.Those who gazed upon her face would turn to stone.Most sources describe her as the daughter of Phorcys and Ceto, though the author Hyginus makes her the daughter of Gorgon and Ceto.Children: Pegasus and Chrysaor…

33 Medusa Piercings and Complete Caring Guide (2020)

Jul 23, 2019 · The Medusa Piercing also referred to as philtrum piercing, is a type of piercing located in the philtrum area – on top of your upper lip, under the septum of your nose.Typically, a barbell is used on the area, but a variation may be done, called jestrum, wherein a curved barbell is used so that both balls are visible in the philtrum area.…