Head of a beardless satyr figurine
Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic or Roman Period
2nd century B.C.–2nd century A.D.
6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head of a beardless satyr. Hair rises over forehead in a stiff mass, and falls in a heavy mass on each side; snub nose and high eyebrows. Traces of gilding on the hair.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Dardanelles); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution