Keyword search

Advanced search

Image © National Museums Scotland

View full screen

Sculpture

Description

Sandstone sculpture of a Roman lioness devouring human prey, from Cramond, Edinburgh, Midlothian

Museum reference

X.1997.6

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Sculpture

Date

Mid 2nd - early 3rd century

Style / Culture

Romano-British

Materials

Sandstone

Collection place(s)

Cramond, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, EUROPE

Exhibitions

  • 26 Treasures in the National Museum of Scotland (01 Dec 2011 - 29 Jan 2012)
    World Wide Web

On display

national museum of scotland »
scotland galleries »
level 0 »
dead and buried »
w008 »
label 1

Credit

Acquired by National Museums Scotland and City of Edinburgh Council with the aid of the Art Fund

Back to top