Dionysiac scenes
Marble. Second half of the 1st century CE. Inv. No. 75797.Herculaneum, Antiquarium (in depositarium)Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Dionysiac scenes.

Marble. Second half of the 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 75797.

Herculaneum, Antiquarium (in depositarium)

Origin:
The relief was discovered in Herculaneum on 18 February 2009. It was found in a large room with fourth-style decorations in a partly excavated luxury residence in the so-called north-west insula. It was inserted into the painted wall plaster of the east wall of the room at a height of 2 m from the floor.
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Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque διώνυσος dionysus dioniso dionysos μαινάδα μαινάδες mainades maenas maenades maenad maenads menade menadi mänade mänaden ménade ménades γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines decorativo decorativa decorativi decorative dekorativ décoratif ornemental ανακούφιση relief rilievo marble dionysiac scene scenes kantharos cantharus cantaro inv no 75797