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Mask of a satyr

Mask of a satyr (Silenos) including upper half of skull as well as face. Face and head strong red, beard gray. Ears are those of an animal.

Provenance

By 1900: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Thebes); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, February 1900

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 5th century B.C.

Accession Number

00.320

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture