Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the triumph of Dionysus and shapes of lions (the right short side).

White (Asian?) marble. Second quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.

Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields
(Museo Archeologico dei Campi Flegrei)

Origin:
Via Domiziana.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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