Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-3rd century B.C.E.
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Lion Applique, 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Bronze, 4 3/16 x 7 3/8 in. (10.7 x 18.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 55.141. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 55.141_PS9.jpg)
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Bronze relief of applique of walking lion, head frontal, tail recurved at end to form loop. Tang above head and under each foot. Cast hollow with very thin walls. One of a series of similar pieces presumably used as a frieze on piece of temple furniture.
Condition: Good. Front face cleaned. Under side still corroded.
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