|R112||Roman bronze lion's head handle||£450|
A cast bronze lion's head with engraved decoration and holding a ring handle in its mouth.
Roman, 2nd or 3rd Century AD
Intact as shown in the photographs
Size:15.5 x 12.2 cms including ring handle, 12.2 cms diameter of lion
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.