Silenos mounted on a mule

Greek
Archaic Period
5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra ?

Dimensions

Height: 15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.290

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Silenos mounted on a mule. Remains of white and a color now dull gray. A good deal of red on the Silenos’ back.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry and Fiske Warren to MFA, May 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry and Fiske Warren