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Head of a bearded satyr figurine

Head of bearded satyr set on thick neck. No hair; a wreath of ivy. From same mold as 01.7619, but details are less sharp, because of weathering.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 323–31 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Smyrna, Ionia, Asia Minor

Accession Number

01.7620

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture