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Two griffins attacking a fallen doe.
4th c BCE Greek Greek Classical Sculpture

GREEK CLASSICAL Anonymous (480 BCE - 323 BCE)
325 BCE-300 BCE
4th c BCE
Marble; Polychromy
Greek Classical
Table base
Southern Italy.
Los Angeles. J. Paul Getty Trust Museum.
Base for a table. The motif of griffins attacking a weaker animal symbolized the suppression of barbarism by civilization as well as the confrontation of the forces of life and death.

Caption: GREEK CLASSIC | Two griffins attacking a fallen doe. | 325 BCE-300 BCE | Greek | Classic

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