London, South Kensington
20 October 1999
AN EAST GREEK SILVER LION-HEADED BRACELET
CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
The solid hoop of pennanular form, the terminals in the form of snarling lion heads with curling manes
3 in. (7.6 cm.) across
Formerly in the H. A. Bense collection; acquired from Mnzen und Medaillen A. G., Basel, 1977; sold Sotheby's, London, 14 December 1995, part lot 233.
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