|Collection:||Athens, National Archaeological Museum|
|Title:||Head of a Silen|
|Findspot:||Found at Eretria (in 1889)|
|Summary:||Architectural block with high relief head of a Silen|
|Placement:||Other relief sculpture|
|Technique:||Very high relief|
|Original or Copy:||Original?|
|Date:||ca. 350 BC|
|Dimensions:||H. 0.40 m; W. 0.35 m; Th. 0.32-0.33 m|
Subject Description: The fragment retains the relief head of a Silen, with open mouth, somewhat covered by a thick mustache.
Condition: Head only (nearly complete)
Condition Description: The head is squared on all four sides, and is somewhat chipped on the surface. The back preserves some of the architectural block from which the relief would have protruded.
Material Description: Poros (acc. Svoronos)