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Bronze lion

Period:
Archaic
Date:
early 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, perhaps Laconian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.78.113
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Statuette of a lion.
Said to be from Olympia

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. "Recent Accessions in the Classical Department: Vases and Bronzes." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 22 (1): p. 21.

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