Copy of a Greek relief of ca. attributed to KallimachosMaenads were mythical women inspired by the god of wine, Dionysos, to abandon their homes and families and roam the mountains and forests, singing and dancing in a state of ecstatic frenzy
Terracotta volute-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water) Attributed to the Painter of Woolly Satyrs Period: Classical Date: ca. 450 B. Culture: Greek, Attic Medium: Terracotta Dimensions: H.
Statue of Apollo (Kouros), First century BCE–first century CE, bronze, copper, bone, dark stone, glass, 128 x 33 x 38 cm. Pompeii, Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Pompei, Ercolano e Stabia.
ancientpeoples: “ Terracotta head of Dionysus Dionysus was the Greek god of wine and pleasure, in the Greek and Roman Period (in roman he is known as Bacchus) he was immensly popular. On the gods head we can see grapes and his beard has typically.