Roman bronze lion’s head handle

R112

£400.00

Available

A cast bronze lion’s head with engraved decoration and holding a ring handle in its mouth.

Culture:
Roman, 2nd or 3rd Century AD

Size:
15.5 x 12.2 cms including ring handle, 12.2 cms diameter of lion

Condition:
Intact as shown in the photographs

Provenance:
Ex. private collection, Connecticut, USA. Acquired in 1979 from the earlier collection of Eugene and Elizabeth Miles, USA.

Accompanied by a photograph, description card and appraisal by Harmer Rooke (USA), dated February 1992.

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