Mask of a young satyr (?)

Greek, East Greek


Dimensions

6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7633

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Mask of a young satyr (?). Youthful face; hair rises in thick stiff locks from the forehead and falls down the side of the face in a thick mass. Expression scowling. Series of breaks outlines the face.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution