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Lion Head

Medium:
Limestone, probably referred to as marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 52 x 28 x 38 cm (20 1/2 x 11 x 14 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date:
2nd century
Period:
Satavahana dynasty
Topic:
lion  Search this
Satavahana dynasty (1st century BCE - 299 CE)  Search this
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South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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