A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A LION
circa 2nd-3rd century a.d.
The naturalistically figure walking to the right, his head turned to the right, the full mane enhanced by incision, the eyes with recessed pupils, with tufts of hair fringing the fore-legs and underbelly, the integral base with a beaded border, originally affixed to a chariot
7 in. (19 cm.) long