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Satyr on horseback

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Satyr on horseback. He faces the horse's tail and plays the flutes. Red in places. Flutes gone.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: certainly Boeotian. Said to be from the Kabireion.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Archaic Period, early 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8011

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture