<em>Pendant Representing the Lion-Headed Goddess</em>, ca. 1075–656 B.C.E. Gold, 5/8 x 11/16 in. (1.6 x 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.708E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.708E_NegB_print_bw.jpg)

Pendant Representing the Lion-Headed Goddess

Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1075–656 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5/8 x 11/16 in. (1.6 x 1.8 cm)


Accession Number: 37.708E

Image: CUR.37.708E_NegB_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small gold lion-headed aegis made from three parts: front, rear, and eyelet. The front was struck from a single die and was closed off in the rear by a single sheet of metal to which was attached an eyelet. Condition: Eyelet missing; slight bends.

Brooklyn Museum