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Heraldic Lion

Italian
Romanesque


Object Place: From Ravenna, Italy. Romanesque?

Dimensions

Base dimensions: 12.5/8 x 17 inches Length: 32 inches

Accession Number

33.639

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Mate to 33.638. Stone. Beast sitting on haunches holding shield with front paws. Head turned to right, tail on right. Thinner bodied than 4.19. Slightly chipped.

Provenance

By 1919, F. G. Macomber; 1933, gift of F. G. Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of F. G. Macomber