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Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
Despite its fragmentary condition some feature such as the furry mane or the eyebrows reveal the work of a very skilled sculptor.
The sculpture would have formed a pillar framing the entrance to a sacred enclosure.
-Victoria and Albert Museum, London
-A similar one was sold in 2008 by Sothebys New York ( see attached picture)
|Height||36.00 cm||(14.17 inches)|
|Width||17.00 cm||(6.69 inches)|
|Depth||25.00 cm||(9.84 inches)|