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In Curzon's figure the lion is standing, not 'couchant', as stated by Malcolm, and grasps a scimitar in his off forepaw.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official|William Sleeman
The designs of both were: Obverse—Britannia, seated on a globe, holding out a palm; a couchant lion beside her.Chats on Military Curios|Stanley C. Johnson
At the bottom of the outer arch are two couchant beasts, the one an elephant and the other a bull.The God-Idea of the Ancients|Eliza Burt Gamble
She was graceful as a couchant goddess and, moreover, as self-possessed as Venus must have been when courting Adonis.Barchester Towers|Anthony Trollope
The subject was generally 'effets'—Effet de brouillard, Effet du soir, Soleil couchant.The Kingdom of God is Within You, What is Art|Lyof N. Tolstoi