Plaque in the form of a winged griffin with a lion's body and the head of a bird of prey; each has several attachment loops on the reverse. Reconstructed as part of numerous gold plaques decorating a shirt.
Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930
Current & Past Exhibitions:
The Golden Age of King Midas (13 Feb 2016 - 27 Nov 2016)
[Catalogue, Collection] Leskov, A. M. 2008. The Maikop Treasure. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 53-54, no. 63
[Article] Rubinson, Karen S. 1975. "Herodotus and the Scythians". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 17 (4): 16-20.
: Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, fig. 6
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