Statue of a Molossian hound. Ca. 320 b.C.

A Molossian hound, a rare sculptural type, set as an acroterion on the grave enclosure of Lysimachides, Street of the Tombs. Ca. 320 B.C. Accession Number: P 670. Portico in the forecourt. Archaeological Museum of Kerameikos in Athens, Greece. 

Ceramic Statue of a Dog in Kerameikos, 1944

Text credit: Museum inscription. Molosser / Molossus dog.