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Head of a bearded satyr figurine

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7620

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of bearded satyr set on thick neck. No hair; a wreath of ivy. From same mold as 01.7619, but details are less sharp, because of weathering.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution