Graeco-Egyptian. <em>Lion Leg</em>, 305 B.C.E. – 100 C.E. Bronze, 3 1/2 x diameter 1 1/8 in. (8.9 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.260. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.260_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Lion Leg


Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305 B.C.E. – 100 C.E.

Dimensions: 3 1/2 x diameter 1 1/8 in. (8.9 x 2.9 cm)


Accession Number: 16.260

Image: CUR.16.260_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Circular base surmounted by lion leg, topped by small lion head. In back of head, square support with circular opening. Probaby a support for a small chest or throne. Good work. Condition: Excellent. Metal is reddish brown in color.

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