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Hercules and the Nemean Lion

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Coptic
MEDIUM Wool, flax
DIMENSIONS 9 1/4 x 3 in. (23.5 x 7.6 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 2014.70
CREDIT LINE Gift of Joshua Shapiro in memory of Zipporah Schefrin
RIGHTS STATEMENT
CAPTION Coptic. Hercules and the Nemean Lion. Wool, flax, 9 1/4 x 3 in. (23.5 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joshua Shapiro in memory of Zipporah Schefrin, 2014.70 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2014.70_view1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.2014.70_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Coptic. <em>Hercules and the Nemean Lion</em>. Wool, flax, 9 1/4 x 3 in. (23.5 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joshua Shapiro in memory of Zipporah Schefrin, 2014.70 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2014.70_view1.jpg)