Deaccessioned September 24, 2015
Protome: lion's head
Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 126.
Width x length: 4.5 x 3.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Lion’s head, high relief. The head is hollow, the mane spreading around the neck to form a flange. Probably a boss for a metal surface, such as a cuirass.
1972, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner, West Barnstable, MA to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1972)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner