Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
Findspot: Egypt, Tell Gemayemi
Legacy dimension: .125 x .106
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Hind legs and tail of a lion; a hollow socket takes the place of the body, and another projects at one side. Heavily incrusted.
Found in sand of temple, Tell Gemayemi. 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