Tiger Devouring a Gavial

Tiger Devouring a Gavial

1831

Antoine-Louis Barye

(French, 1796-1875)

Bronze

Overall: 20.4 x 20.4 cm (8 1/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Gift of the family of Constance Mather Bishop 1993.233

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Description

A large reptile of southern Asia, the gavial is related to and resembles a crocodile.

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