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Marble statue of a lion

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Marble statue of a lion by met Jun 2, 2012

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Marble statue of a lion

Period: Classical
Date: ca. 400–390 B.C.
Culture: Greek
Medium: Marble, Parian ?
Dimensions: H. 31 1/4 in. (79.4 cm) length 63 1/2 in. (161.3 cm)
Classification: Stone Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund, and James Loeb and Anonymous Gifts, 1909
Accession Number: 09.221.3

Captured by Liz Arum using Autodesk 123D Catch at the Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York as a part of the Met MakerBot Hackathon, June 2012. For more information about this work visit:
metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/130008614

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Needs some work at the mouth.

A guard at the Met asked me what we were doing and I told him. He said, "Make sure to get this lion, I'm always keeping kids from climbing on it and you should preserve it."

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MichaelAtOz on Jun 3, 2012 said:

Needs some work at the mouth.

bre on Jun 3, 2012 said:

A guard at the Met asked me what we were doing and I told him. He said, "Make sure to get this lion, I'm always keeping kids from climbing on it and you should preserve it."

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