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Figurine of a young satyr

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The young satyr has a chubby body, a lively face, and a tail. The left foot, toes of the right foot and part of the right hand are missing. Dark brown patina.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 077.

Dimensions

Height: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7510

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture