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Squatting male figure playing a double flute

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Grotesque fat figure with large animal's ears and cheeks puffed out, sits on ground playing double flute. Back not modeled.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911

Credit Line

Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek,

Findspot

Cyrene

Dimensions

10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1024

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture