Decorative vase “Dionysus and his companions”.

Marble. 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. A 111.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Description:
See also similar reliefs from the National archaeological museum of Naples and from the Louvre.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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