Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-3rd century B.C.E.
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Small bronze lion head in high relief, frontal. Dowel for attachment on top of head. Hollow cast. Probably a detail from a piece of furniture or the like.
Condition: Good. Lower portions of mane missing.
This item is not on view
Graeco-Egyptian. Lion Head, 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Bronze, 2 11/16 x 2 1/4 in. (6.9 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.259. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.259_PS9.jpg)
overall, 16.259_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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