Head of a bearded satyr figurine

Greek, East Greek


Dimensions

3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7619

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bullet-shaped head of a bearded satyr set on a thick neck; no hair; a wreath of ivy; head has ben split from side to side and repaired. Traces of gilding?

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Dardanelles); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution