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Architectural relief with a leaping lion

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Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; 1970: gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA; accessioned by MFA, September 25, 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim

Byzantine or Coptic, 5th or 6th century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 040.

Dimensions

Height x width: 28 x 34.3 cm (11 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1970.656

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture