Borghese vase. Detail: satyr and drunken silenus
Pentelic marble. Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE. Paris, Louvre MuseumInv. No. MR 985 / Ma 86.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Borghese vase. Detail: satyr and drunken silenus.

Pentelic marble. Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. MR 985 / Ma 86.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Description:
Satyr draped with a panther skin with a thyrsus in his hand supports a drunken Silenus who is falling down trying to reach for a dropped wine flagon.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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