Seated tripodic satyr
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia
Height: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
A satyr ithyphallic, seated on his tail; the tail and legs forming a tripod. Left arm akimbo, right arm raised (wrist and hand missing). Coarse work; under the thick incrustation, traces of purple paint.
By 1898: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Greece in 1898.); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913
Gift of Edward Perry Warren