Miniature furniture leg
Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian
249 B.C.–A.D. 224
Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 111.
Height: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bronze with silver inlay
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Miniature furniture leg of bronze, inlaid with silver, in the form of a leopard’s head surmounting an acanthus leaf and a lion’s paw.
By 1986: Leo Mildenberg collection; purchased by the MFA from Dr. Mildenberg April 23, 1986.
(Accession date: April 23, 1986)
Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund