26 - 27 October 2004
A ROMANO-EGYPTIAN GREYWACKE SARCOPHAGUS FRAGMENT WITH LION'S HEAD
2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
The frontal lion's head in high relief, with lolling tongue and radiating mane, the upper part of the fragment concave
17½ in. (44.5 cm.) wide
Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London.
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Animals, 1996, III, no. 169.
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