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Silvered bronze roundel with satyr head (one of a pair)

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 325–300 B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam.: 3 9/16 in. (9.1 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1128
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 164
The head of an old satyr, facing front, with moustache, long beard and wavy hair.
Said to be from Elis

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1907. "New Greek and Roman Acquisitions: II. Bronzes." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2(2): p. 20, fig. 7.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 112, pp. 69-70, New York: Gilliss Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 161, fig. 102, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 199-200, fig. 138, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 199-200, fig. 138, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 111, 251, pl. 91a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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