Relief carving of Dionysus

Late 3rd-early 2nd century B.C.
Policoro, Museo Archeologico Nazionale della Siritide
Inv.45275

At the opening to a rocky cavern, Dionysus - depicted as an old man with a cornucopia, symbol of abundance, in his left hand - holds out his phiale to a satyr, who is pouring wine into it from an oinochoe.