From: Turkey (Country) | Konya

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 48-2-291
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Roman
Provenience Turkey (Country) | Konya
Locus ruins of Iconium, several feet beneath the surface of a garden
Period Roman Period
Date Made 0-199 CE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze
Iconography Lion

Forepart of lion emerging from a hollow tube whose lower termination is in the form of a calyx. Part of left foot missing. Traces of gilding in jaws and in a few places in mane. Upper end of tube raggedly broken. Patina is grey green. Heavy incrustations of limy substance, inside of tube.

Length 22 cm
Credit Line Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number 87 - Collector Number | L-2-193 - Old Loan Number

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