Lion Toy Animal

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-11116

Description

Standing full bodied figure of a lion with a long tail curled back against its side, with outstretched ears, and painted orange and highlighted in black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

character toys
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
gesso
painting (coating)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Wood
Gesso
Painted
Carved
Animal

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Germany

Dimensions

2 7/8 x 3 1/5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.451