Mirror case with Dionysos, Eros and Pan
3rd century B.C.
Diameter: 14.1cm (5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, Silver, relief applique
Not On View
On the cover, in high relief, Dionysos supported by Pan blowing pipes and Eros holding a torch. Remains of gilding. See 13.2860.
About 1879, discovered on property belonging to the Count Lucioli, Chiusi, Italy (one of a group of objects said to have been found together in a tomb near Chiusi, probably in the Colle Lucioli just east of Chiusi, MFA 13.2860-13.2901). By 1913: with Raoul Tolentino, 57 Via Sistina, Rome; purchased by MFA from Raoul Tolentino, November 6, 1913
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912