Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the Dionysiac procession. Right side: 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)



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History of Ancient Rome