Z12.1 DIONYSUS RIDING PANTHER
|Museum Collection||Archaeological Museum of Pella|
|Context||Pella, House of Dionysos|
|Date||ca 400 - 360 B.C.|
The god Dionysus rides side-saddle on the back of a panther. He is crowned with a wreath of ivy or vine-leaves and holds a ribboned thyrsus (pine-cone tipped staff) in his hand.