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Heraldic Lion

Mate to 33.639. Stone. Beast sitting on haunches holding shield in front paws. Head turned to left. Tail on left, shaggier and bigger round than 5.19. Slightly chipped.

Provenance

By 1919, F. G. Macomber; 1933, gift of F. G. Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of F. G. Macomber

Italian, Romanesque,

Object Place

From Ravenna, Italy. Romanesque?

Accession Number

33.638

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture