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Seated tripodic satyr

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Seated ithyphallic tripodic satyr, clasping both hands to head. Hair, eyes and brow black; face red.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); 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: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8010

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture