|ROMAN-BRITISH BRONZE CROUCHING WINGED GRIFFIN
Hollow-cast, front legs raised and joined; details incised. Found in East Sussex, together with other Romano-British metalwork. Apparently the only sculpture of a griffin to have been found in Britain.
Ca. 1st Century AD
L. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm.)
Ex Christie's, London, December 1990. Ex J.M.E. collection, New York.