Terracotta antefix with lion's head

Terracotta | 16 x 16cm | Late 6th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

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
Object: 1992.36.1

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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