Statuette of Dionysos Sabazios
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
probably late 1st century A.D.
Findspot: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina, estate of M.Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 014.
36.4 cm (14 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of Dionysos Sabazios standing. His right hand holds a disc-like object; his left rests on a cippus. Hair in a high knot, with bunches of leaves and berries. On a high rectangular pedestal. White incrustation.
By 1886: found on the estate of M. Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary (Myrina); 1887: purchased for MFA by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, 1887
Gift of Martin Brimmer