Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Finger ring depicting a lion
Tarentum, South Italy
Classical Period, 5th century BCE
Gold
H: 1.8; W: 2.5 cm
The Harry Stern Collection, bequeathed by Dr. Kurt Stern, London, in memory of his parents and his brother, who perished at Sobibor
Accession number: 76.43.2347
 
 


Exhibition:
Jewellery from Canaan, 1600–1200 BCE, 1980

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir