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Satyr, profile to right, holding an infant on his knee

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Provenance

Marlborough Gem Sale, June 26-29, 1899, lot 220. by 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 16,502.52 (this figure is the total price for MFA 99.101-99.119)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italian, 15th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 0.022

Accession Number

99.117

Medium or Technique

Ceramic; onyx cameo

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Cameos