University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:50-1-43
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Lion Head
Height: 4.5 cm
Length: 4.5 cm
Width: 1.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis, 1950

Description

Complete; the lower end slightly bend. Light green patina. A long spike, not sharply pointed; at its upper end a grooved disc shield, above which a small lion's head. Evidently a decoration for furniture or the like, the spike having been driven into the wood.


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