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Pendant in the shape of a striding lion

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. mid-3rd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Syria
Medium:
Silver, bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 x W. 1 3/4 x D. 2 3/8 in. (3.8 x 4.5 x 6.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.217.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 403
Acquired by the Museum in 1985, purchased from A. Huzmeli, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art 116 (July 1, 1985 - June 30, 1986), p. 16.
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