Striding lion with Eros child (one of a pair)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    early 1st century BCE-mid 1st century CE
  • Geography

  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x W x D (S2013.2.77.2): 63.5 × 75.2 × 19.4 cm (25 × 29 5/8 × 7 5/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade (September 3, 2022 - ongoing)
    The World Between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East (March 11 to June 23, 2019)
    A Glimpse of Ancient Yemen (August 18, 2018 to March 30, 2021)
    Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World (July 28, 2015 to March 20, 2016)
    Caravan Kingdoms: Yemen and the Ancient Incense Trade (June 25 to September 11, 2005)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
  • Type

  • On View

    Sackler Gallery 22b: Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade
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