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Bronze statuette of a lion

Period:
Archaic
Date:
late 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.62
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Statuette of a lion with the head turned to the right.
von Bothmer, Dietrich and René d'Harnoncourt. 1950. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities: An Exhibition from the Collection of Walter Cummings Baker, Esq. no. 15, p. 7, New York: Walter Cummings Baker.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1961. Ancient Art from New York Private Collections: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, December, 17, 1959-February 28, 1960. no. 134, p. 35, pl. 44, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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