Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion

Date: ca. 1230 or early nineteenth century
Culture: North German, Lubeck (?)
Medium: Bronze; binary copper alloy (approx. 88% copper, approx. 8% tin) hollow cast, chased, engraved, and gilded.
Dimensions: H. 20.7 cm, w. 12.4 cm, l. 25.3 cm, wt. 2867 g.
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1410

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