Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the Dionysiac procession. Detail of central scene: panther with a goat head.

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)

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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 panther kantharos wine sheep ram goat head ivy acanthus PE 5 Inv No 987
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