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Pseudo Melioli
Hercules and the Nemean Lion

1040
late 15th - early 16th century
bronze (medium brown patina, much rubbed)
Sculpture
diameter: 4.72 cm (1 7/8 in)
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); purchased 1945 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.
1957.14.197
1379
73B
A-350
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