<em>Inlay of a Lion - Headed Uraeus</em>, 525–30 B.C.E. Glass, 1 1/4 x 11/16 x 3/16 in. (3.2 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1150E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1150E_view1.jpg)

Inlay of a Lion - Headed Uraeus

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:525ā€“30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 1/4 x 11/16 x 3/16 in. (3.2 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1150E

Image: CUR.37.1150E_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Deep red opaque glass inlay representing, in relief (rear surface flat), a lion-headed uraeus. The serpent, represented in side view facing left, has its head erect and its body disposed in a large tight ā€œSā€- curve. Condition: Tip of tail missing; gloss gone.

Brooklyn Museum