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Late Roman / Early Byzantine Bronze Lion Mask, Door Knocker

Late Roman / Early Byzantine Bronze Lion Mask, Door Knocker


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Bronze: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1182422

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Late Roman / Early Byzantine Bronze Lion Mask, Door Knocker with splendid patina, ca 3rd - 6th Century CE. Excellent condition. 8 1/2" diameter. Height on stand is 12 1/2". Ex: Sotheby's New York. Circular mold with highly raised features and three attachment holes. Holding a ring in gaping jaws, teeth bared and tongue protruding. Striated whiskers, prominent arched eyebrows, and thick shaggy mane with forward-curving tuft over forehead.