Corstopitum - the Corbridge Lion

  • Description

    "See [[3355713]]. The English Heritage guide book says that "This sculpture of a lion crouching over a dead stag was probably originally carved as a grave monument. Later, a hole was cut through the lion's mouth and it was re-used as an ornamentmal fountain head"." Photo by Mike Quinn, 2013.
  • Owner

    Mike Quinn
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3356162
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 year, 11 months ago
    Viewed: 123 times
    Picture Taken: 2013-03-02
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