Limestone statuette of Herakles holding a lion

Limestone | 41.3 x 13.3 x 5.4cm | Late 5th or early 4th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

Figure with small lion climbing up left thigh.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Object: 74.51.2659

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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