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Head of a bearded satyr figurine

Bald head of a bearded satyr wearing a wreath which at the back is of leaves; in front a twisted band; just over the ears the wreath is decorated with a bunch of oak leaves and acorns. Traces of gilding on the leaves.


By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: said from Smyrna); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

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Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek,

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The Ancient World