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Knife with Handle in the form of a Lion Clutching Elephants

Period:
Angkor period
Date:
ca. mid-12th century
Culture:
Cambodia or Thailand
Medium:
Bronze with traces of gilt
Dimensions:
L. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Martin and Roberta Lerner, in memory of Anthony Gardner, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.152
Not on view
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