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Statuette

Artist

Unknown

Date

11th-12th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G243
Statuette, Unknown
Statuette: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Gold
Size: 4 3/4 x 4 x 2in. (12.1 x 10.2 x 5.1cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Hispano-Moorish
Culture: Europe, Hispano-Moorish
Style: 11th-12th century
Physical Description: Lion; standing on its four paws, the tail arched over the back; surface decorated with very fine granulation and tiny ringlets of twisted wire; gold
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Katherine Kettridge McMillan Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 72.12
Artist: Unknown
Role: Artist
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009