Numismatics
Artist: Philipp Heinrich Muller, German, 1654–1719

Beware the Sleeping Lion

ca. 1690

Medium Wood

22.3 g, 6:00, 57.4 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Fisk Parsons Brewer, B.A. 1852
2001.87.27786
Culture: 
German
Period: 
17th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Nuremberg, Germany
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Professor Fisk Parsons Brewer, to about 1890; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1890 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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