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Mask of Silenos

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Dimensions

6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.2367

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Silenos mask. Garland of pointed leaves, protected by a flaring hood. Unpainted.

Provenance

By 1906: Anonymous Private Collection (said to have been bought in Athens and to be from Boiotia); Anonymous Gift to MFA, May 10, 1906

Credit Line

Anonymous gift