K12.4 SATYR, DIONYSUS & MAENAD
|Museum Collection||Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge|
|Catalogue No.||Harvard 1960.343|
|Beazley Archive No.||213539|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Curti Painter|
|Date||ca 440 - 430 B.C.|
Side A: The bearded god Dionysus is crowned with a wreath of ivy and holds a drinking cup (krater) in one hand and a double-headed thyrsos (pine-cone tipped staff) in the other. He is accompanied by a Satyr playing a double-flute and Maenad beating a tambourine or cymbal.
Side B: The death of Orpheus (not shown).
This image is a montage of several photos of the vase.