The Strozzi depiction of Medusa, a renowned artwork, presents a unique interpretation of this famous mythological figure. Unlike typical portrayals focusing on Medusa's monstrous aspects, the Strozzi painting emphasizes her tragic victimhood and humanity. Medusa, with serpents entwined in her hair, is shown not just as a figure of terror but also as a symbol of the consequences of divine wrath and injustice. This portrayal invites viewers to ponder the complexities of her story, moving beyond the simplistic narrative of a monster to be slain, and considering the deeper themes of transformation, power, and the human condition as reflected in Greek mythology.
Approx. Dimensions : 28mm x 25mm
Approx. Weight: 7g
Each Olithica pendant is handcrafted in our Los Angeles studio. We use exclusively 925 sterling silver and fused 24K gold for all our pieces.