S12.7 DIONYSOS "TYPE SARDANAPALLUS"
Museum Collection: Museo Capitolino (Montemartini), Rome, Italy
Archive Number: TBA
Title: "Dionysus Type Sardanapallus"
Class: Free-standing statue
Original / Copy: Roman copy of Greek statue ca 325 BC
Style: Early Classical
Date: C1st AD
Period: Imperial Roman
Dionysos as an elder bearded god, heavily draped, crowned with ivy. He probably held a thyrsos in his right hand.