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lion head finial
  • Burgundian Netherlands (present-day Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France)
    active: Burgundian Netherlands (present-day Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, France)
  • lion head finial, early 1400s
  • Where object was made: Burgundian Netherlands (present-day Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemborg, France)
  • brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12.2 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet G2
  • 1959.0052
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Brass lion head finial with molding and incised lines with ears and mane in incised lines. Six splayed flanges on the bottom with a hole pierced in each.