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Source Image: PR223_04_18 of Lenos sarcophagus showing triumph of Dionysus of Ostia: Miscellaneous Sarcophagi

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Description

A tub-shaped lenos sarcophagus showing the triumph of Dionysos.

Monument
Ostia: Miscellaneous Sarcophagi 
Monument Part
Lenos sarcophagus showing triumph of Dionysus 
Monument Type
Sarcophagus 
Material(s)
Marble (Visual identification)  
Date
post ad 175 - pre ad 250 
Keywords
Dionysos/BacchusRelief Sarcophagus  
Collections
Ostia Antica  

Location

Original Location
Ostia 
Current Location
Ostia Museum 

Evidence for working practices

1. Toolmarks

Process
Detailing
Tool
Drill
Method
Vertical (90°)
Description
Extensive drill work can be seen in the lion's head protomes and the hair of the figures.

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