Squatting male figure playing a double flute

Greek


Findspot: Cyrene

Dimensions

10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1024

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Grotesque fat figure with large animal’s ears and cheeks puffed out, sits on ground playing double flute. Back not modeled.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911

Credit Line

Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America