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Triumph of Dionysus (Bacchus).
2nd c Algerian Roman Mosaics

ROMAN IMPERIAL Anonymous (c. 27 BCE - 284 CE)
c. 100-200
2nd c
Setif. Algeria.
Setif. Musée Archéologique de Setif.
The mosaic which celebrates Dionysus' conquest of India show him and Ariadne and their followers; two camels; an elephant; a lion; a giraffe; two chained black slaves; and golden vessels for mixing wine. The quality of the mosaic is extremely high.

Caption: ROMAN IMPERIAL Anonymous | Triumph of Dionysus (Bacchus). | c. 100-200 | Setif. | Algerian | Roman | algr9592

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