Glass; cast in two layers or blown and cased, then carved
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (4.5 x 5.7 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1911
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
Translucent cobalt blue with opaque white overlay. Body fragment of large cup with lower projecting part of integral handle. On exterior, below handle frontal head of satyr, with hair in tufts above forehead and to sides with proper left pointed ear, prominent eyebrows, broad flat nose, and pursed lips; to right of handle, panpipes suspended from leafy foliage. Broken with weathered edges; pitting of surface bubbles, dulling, and patches of creamy iridescent weathering.
Richter, Gisela M. A. December 1911. "Accessions to the Collection of Ancient Glass." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 6(12): p. 235, fig. 1c.