Roman pottery winged lion relief

R22

£300.00

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A fragment from a moulded pottery relief decorated with a figure of a winged lion.

Possibly a fragment from a Campana relief.

Culture:
Roman, 1st Century BC to early 2nd Century AD

Size:
10.2 x 18 cms

Condition:
Fragment with losses as shown, repaired from two pieces

Provenance:
Ex. collection: Sir Nicholas Winton MBE, UK (1909-2015).

Sir Nicholas was an important humanitarian. He was particularly noted for organising the rescue of over 600 children from the Nazis in 1939, part what became known as Kindertransport.

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