Z46.4 GRYPS (GRIFFIN)
Museum Collection: Villa Romana del Casale (in situ), Piazza Amerina, Sicily, Italy
Catalogue Number: TBA
Context: Villa Romana del Casale
Date: ca 320 AD
Period: Imperial Roman
A Gryps (or Griffin) claws at a man locked inside a wooden chest. The beast has the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle.