Protome: lion's head
Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 127.
Length: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.); diameter 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Solid and therefore heavy. The worn surface of the inside of the mouth indicates that it once held a metal ring. Probably an architectural ornament.
By 1972: Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner to MFA, December 13, 1972
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner