WHS that contain the original or copies of the Medici lions, a pair of marble sculptures of lions: one of which is Roman, dating to the 2nd century AD, and the other a 16th-century pendant. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medici_lions
|Cienfuegos||Two versions outside the Cathedral de la Purisma Concepción in Cienfuegos (built 1833–69) (wiki)|
|Florence||The originals have since 1789 been displayed at the Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence. (wiki)|
|Medici Villas and Gardens||Sculptures in marble by Augustin Pajou at the Villa Medici (1803). (wiki)|
|Odesa||At the Vorontsov Palace|
|St. Petersburg||Several versions, including the Lions at the Dvortsovaya pier|
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