S12.7 DIONYSUS TYPE SARDANAPALLUS
|Capitoline Museums, Rome
|Dionysus Type Sardanapallus
|Original / Copy
|Roman copy of Greek statue ca 325 B.C.
The god Dionysus (Roman Bacchus) is portrayed as an older, bearded man clothed in a heavy robe with a thyrsus staff (missing) held in his hand.