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: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture scultura skulptur sculpture ρώμη rome roma rom rome ανακούφιση relief rilievo relief relief μυθολογία mythology mitologia mythologie mythologie ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie mythologie grecque διώνυσος dionysus dionysus dioniso dionysos dionysos μαινάδα μαινάδες mainades maenas maenades maenad maenads menade menadi mänade mänaden ménade ménades marble relief dionysiac scene scenes maenad maenads menade menadi kantharos cantharus cantaro inv no 75797
History of Ancient Rome