26 - 27 October 2004
A GREEK BRONZE FIGURE OF A CROUCHING LION
EARLY/MID-6TH CENTURY B.C.
With hindquarters raised as if ready to pounce, with thick mantle-like mane and incised ribs, pierced for attachment through hindquarters, mounted
2 7/8 in. (7.5 cm.) long
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Animals, 2004, VI, no. 38.
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