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S22.1 PAN

Pan | Greco-Roman statue
Museum Collection Musée du Louvre, Paris
Catalogue No. Louvre Ma266
Title Pan
Type Statue
Material Marble
Height 1.58 metres
Context -
Original / Copy Roman copy of a Greek statue from group by Heliodorus of Rhodes C2nd B.C.
Style Hellenistic
Date C2nd A.D.
Period Imperial Roman


The god Pan sits holding a flute and pine-cone(?) in his hands. He has the horns and shaggy legs of a goat, and a rather savage visage. The statue was originally part of a sculpture group depicting the instruction of the bucolic poet Daphnis.