Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 018.
Height x length: 7.1 x 5.8 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Arretine ware
Not On View
Satyr dancing to right, holding his nebris in both hands. Above him an egg-and-dart pattern and a festoon.
By 1888: with Anselmo Gasparini (said to have been discovered in the gardens of Caesar); purchased by R. Lanciani from Anselmo Gasparini; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation