Fragment of a lion’s head

Historical period(s)
4th century BCE-mid 1st century CE
Medium
Calcite alabaster
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.4 × 5.3 × 3.6 cm (1 3/4 × 2 1/16 × 1 7/16 in)
Geography
Yemen, Wadi Bayhan
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Accession Number
S2013.2.106
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture, Stone
Type

Figure

Keywords
lion, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection, Yemen
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

American Foundation for the Study of Man founded 1949

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum