Pendant: Lion's Head

Unknown525–480 B.C.

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A small, flattened lion's head. Two incised rings around the neck.


  • Title: Pendant: Lion's Head
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 525–480 B.C.
  • Location Created: Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 9 × 17 × 9 mm (3/8 × 11/16 × 3/8 in.)
  • Type: Bead
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Amber
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 77.AO.81.9
  • Culture: Etruscan
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California, Gift of Gordon McLendon
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Jewelry

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