A choice Greek bronze cup with lion-headed knobs, c. 4th - 3rd Century BC, with concave sides and ring foot, the rim with incised groove on the exterior. Two well detailed lion-headed knob handles to either side of the cup, each fastened to the body with three tiny rivets, all of which are still in place. 3 1/4 x 3 5/8 in (8.3 x 9.2 cm). A gorgeous cup in a great state of preservation with a nice mottled green patina.
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