London, South Kensington
20 October 1999
A ROMAN MARBLE STRIGILLATED SARCOPHAGUS END WITH A LION
LATE 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
The curved exterior wall carved in relief showing a lion with luxuriant mane attacking a gazelle which cowers below, continuing into part of the vertical strigillated front panel, repaired
21 in. (53.3 cm.) wide; 20 in. (52 cm.) long max.
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