Extremely large lion head approx measures 1.5" high by 1.5" wide, approx size This piece was made by the designer Louis Rauch. Louis Rauch was the head designer at "Le Petie Musee" in New York before heading off on his own. He made most of the sterling pieces featured in this auction. We are also selling the original molds to make the rings and necklaces. His work was well known and he had many celebrity clients. His work was featured in major publications including Vogue magazine. Included is a picture of his work in Vogue, picture is for illustrative purposes and not for sale.