Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the Dionysiac procession. Left side: dancing maenad.

White Naxian marble. Ca. 150 CE.
Inv. No. 987.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, East Portico, 5
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino, Cortile ottagono, Portico est, 5)



Keywords: white Naxian marble relief Dionysiac sarcophagus in the shape of a lenos basin type Dionysischer Sarkophag sarcofago Dionysiac Dionysian mysteries Dionysiac procession thiasos Dionysos Dionysus Bacchus Dioniso Bacco Dioniso dance dancing satyr satyrs satiro satiri dancing maenad maenads female clothes garments outerwear thyrsus with ribbon band vine grapes bunch of grapes altar with garland ivy acanthus theatre theatrical mask PE 5 Inv No 987
History of Ancient Rome