Goat panel from the Four SeasonsThe house of Dionysus. Late 2nd century CE. Paphos, Archaeological Park
The house of Dionysus. Late 2nd century CE.
Paphos, Archaeological Park.
The panels between the Seasons represent genre scenes and still lifes, the subjects of which are directly associated with seasonal activities... The best preserved panel shows a goat eating the leaves of a tree. A bird is perched in the tree and a syrinx (pan-pipes) hangs from one of the branches.