Overall: 4.7 x 5.5 x 2.8 cm (1 7/8 x 2 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lion in two pieces which fit closely together. Of coarse gritty white clay, covered with pale robin’s egg blue glaze. The figure is very crude, stands erect, with the head turned sidewise. Mane indicated, but features indistinguishable. Stands on a rectangular plinth. Much battered in large spots. (P. 5113)
From San-el-Hagar. 1884: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription