Sebastiano Ricci ~ Perseus Confronting Phineas with the Head of Medusa, c. 1705
Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa, John Singer Sargent
Medusa Roman A.D. 1st century bronze
Bronze Ornament from a Chariot Pole
1st - 2nd century AD
This heavy metal ornament, decorated with the head of Medusa and inlays of silver and copper, probably comes from a currus triumphalis (ceremonial chariot) used in processions rather than a lightweight racing chariot.
Source: The Metropolitan Museum
Medusa shield of Charles V, by Filippo and Francesco Negroli, 1541.
Heroic Armor of the Italian Renaissance: Filippo Negroli and his Contemporaries, The Metropolitan Museum of Arts, 1998