Dionysos riding on a panther
Floor mosaic.
Ca. 120—80 BCE.
Delos, House of the Masks

Dionysos riding on a panther.

Floor mosaic.
Ca. 120—80 BCE.

Delos, House of the Masks

Credits:
© 1998 Photo, text: Valavanis P., Petrakos V., Delivorrias A. Great Moments in Greek Archaeology. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2007. P. 95, ill. 34.
© Photo: Archaeological Receipts Fund (Athens).
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