Sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne (front panel)
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne (front panel).

Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Origin:
Sarcophagus of roman work containing the remains of a married couple was found in 1805 in a tomb in Saint-Médard-d’Eyrans in the Gironde region of France. Acquired by the Louvre in 1817.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: marble front panel of a sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago dionysiac sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago procession thiasis thyasus thiasus thiasos tiaso Dionysus Bacchus maenades satyr satyri pan Silenus hercules heracle ariadne centaurus mask tibicen tamburine bacchanalia panther thyrsus thyrsos cithara dancing satyr Ariadne on Naxos Inv No Ma 1346
History of Ancient Rome