A fragment of a Roman marble frieze, presumably from a sarcophagus, depicting a lion's head with a outstretched tongue and stylized manes.
Roman Empire. Severian dynasty. 3rd century A.D.
Provenance: from a private collection in Luxembourg.
Dimensions: height (with stand) 23,3cm ; height (without stand) 15cm ; width 18cm
Mounted on a custom made metal stand.