Architectural relief with a leaping lion

Byzantine or Coptic
5th or 6th century A.D.


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 040.

Dimensions

Height x width: 28 x 34.3 cm (11 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1970.656

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; 1970: gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA; accessioned by MFA, September 25, 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim