A PAIR OF ROMAN BRONZE LION HEAD HANDLES
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
Cast in high relief, each holding a fluted ring in its gaping jaw, with radiating mane with incised details, perforated along the edge for attachment, mounted
6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high including ring
Swiss private collection, 1970s.
Collection of Alain Jugy, Geneva, Switzerland.