Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the Dionysiac procession. Central scene: dancing maenad and satyr.

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 Eros Amor Cupid riding on panther dance dancing satyr satyrs satiro satiri flower floral piny pine wreath animal skin dancing maenad maenads female clothes garments outerwear thyrsus with ribbon band sheep ram goat head leonine protome lion head ivy acanthus musical instrument tambourine PE 5 Inv No 987
History of Ancient Rome