Unearthing Arabia: Bronze

Credit: Smithsonian's Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
September 8, 2014
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Credit: Smithsonian's Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

One of a pair of large bronze high reliefs each in the form of a striding lioness surmounted by a figure of Eros (The Bronze Lions of Timna); Yemen; 1st century BCE-mid-1st century CE; Bronze; Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian, S2013.202.