figurines   (9th-8th century BC)
Artist:  Greek
bronze
1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)
Museum purchase, 1955
The Walters Art Museum
54.2413
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Animals were a popular motif in the Geometric period. The image of a wild animal capturing a domestic one, such as a wolf seizing a lamb from the flock, is a typical late Geometric theme.