Water spout in the shape of a lion's head

Classification
Culture
Dimensions
14.4 × 17.6 × 12.5 cm
Date
3rd century B.C.
Iconography
Findspot
Inventory
4793
ID
Hyp-3910
References
Szilágyi, J. Gy., Antik Gyűjtemény, 90; Hekler 1929, 103, 106, no. 94

Material analyses conducted by Danielle Decrouez (Geneva, Museum of Natural History) and Karl Ramseyer (University of Bern, Institute of Geological Sciences) have shown that the water spout was made of Rhodian limestone. Click here for the detailed results.