Lion, approx. 1150–1225. Cambodia; former kingdom of Angkor. Sandstone. Museum purchase, B76S1. Resource Type: Artwork Region: Southeast Asia Topic: Looking at Art Grade Level: Pre-Kindergarten, Elementary School (K-3), Elementary School (4-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College and Beyond Academic Subject: Visual/Performing Arts, History/Social Science, Art History View in Asian Art Museum's Collection >Pairs of lions like this one guarded the approaches to temples.