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Plaster head of a satyr


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Title/s

Plaster head of a satyr

Category

figure

Name

mask

Description

silen's head. Possibly used as a model for a stone head.

Production Notes

The object was made by pouring plaster into a mould and allowing it to set.

Field Collection

Naukratis Egypt

Dimensions

height 16.5 cm

Period

Early Roman

Date

100 B.C. — A.D. 100

Provenance

given: the Egypt Exploration Fund 1887 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Budde, Ludwig
    Nicholls, Richard
    (1967) Catalogue of the Greek and Roman sculpture in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1967)
    [comments: no. 179, pl. 60]

Material/s

plaster

Accession Number

GR.61.1887 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 66131; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-18)

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