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Terracotta antefix with lion's head

A lion's head mask flanked by the animal's front paws with a guilloche border running along the lower border. Traces of polychromy.

Credit: Gift of a friend of the Museum, 1992 ...
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Late 6th century B.C.
16.0 x 16.0cm
Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019

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