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Crouching lion

French (Luneville ?)
late 18th century


Object Place: Europe, Luneville, France

Dimensions

5.24 x 5.08 x 10.16 cm (2 1/16 x 2 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1983.110

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Lead-glazed earthenware. Lions in light colored earthenware with yellow glaze with manganese dashes on mane. Rectangular base is yellow with manganese dots. Face, ears, legs, and tail in manganese glaze. Red eyes and mouth.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson