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N4798 : Graeco-Italian intaglio representing Herakles and the Nemean Lion. The hero, nude and bearded, clasps the lion with both arms in an attempt to strangle it; the lion, with its hind claws dug firmly into the hero's flesh, endeavors to bite him. In the field behind Herakles his club. Ground line, Nicolo, the design deeply engraved in the lower lark layer, the surface light.

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