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  • n. Plural form of gorgoneion.

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Examples

  • These gorgoneia are moulded in the classic type of the Alexandrian period.

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  • The Greeks of the later period at Naukratis were interred for the most part in wooden coffins ornamented with rosettes, gryphons, and gorgoneia in terra-cotta, painted and gilded.

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