Lot 81: Roman Large Lion's Head Fitting
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-2nd century AD. A large fitting in the form of a lion's head, detailing to the mane, mouth open and baring teeth; suspension ring to the top and bottom; ring to the hollow back with remains of iron tang. 725 grams, 11.5cm (4 1/4"). Property of a gentleman; acquired in the late 1960s-early 1970s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.