Sarcophagus with Dionysiac scenes (long-side panel)
Marble. Graeco-Roman period. Mystras, Metropolis Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sarcophagus with Dionysiac scenes (long-side panel).

Marble. Graeco-Roman period.

Mystras, Metropolis

Origin:
Presumably from Sparta. In Mystras was in use as a bowl of a fountain.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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History of Ancient Rome