Length: 24 mm (15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two satyrs facing, playing on pipes. Between them a winged cupid reaching towards the younger satyr at right, seated on a draped altar with ram’s head attached. Above a herm of Pan facing. Groundline. A small break at the bottom filled with gold. Reddish orange carnelian oval intaglio with flat front in modern gold swivel ring.
Marlborough Gem Sale, June 26-29, 1899, lot 225.
by 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 16,502.52 (this figure is the total price for MFA 99.101-99.119)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund