Head of a Lion

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Head of a Lion

Egypt, Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty(?), (2575 - 2465 BCE)
5 15/16 x 6 3/4 x 3 in. (15.00 x 17.00 x 7.60 cm)
Gift of Varya and Hans Cohn (AC1992.152.44)
Not currently on public view


[Mathias Komor (1909–1984), Fine Arts & Antiquities, New York]. Hans Cohn (1903–1994), Los Angeles, in 1968, gift 1992 to; LACMA.


  • Thomas, Nancy, and Constantina Oldknow, eds.  By Judgment of the Eye:  The Varya and Hans Cohn Collection.  Los Angeles:  Hans Cohn, 1991.