Questions tagged [aegis]

Questions pertaining to the mythical object, usually interpreted as a shield, that appears in Greek mythology as carried by Athena or Zeus.

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When did Zeus get the aegis?

Every version I have read has Perseus given a shield by Athena. He uses the shield to see Medusa's reflection to cut her head off. Some time later, he gave the shield and the head to Athena. Athena ...