S27.3 SEILENOS & INFANT DIONYSOS
Museum Collection: State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia
Catalogue Number: TBA
Title: "Silenus with the Infant Dionysus "
Class: Free-standing statue
Height: 0.61 metres (small)
Original / Copy: Roman copy of Greek bronze statue C4th BC
Date: C1st - C2nd AD
Period: Imperial Roman
Seilenos nurses the infant god Dionysos in his arms. He is crowned with a wreath of berries.