Maenad Dancer. Playback in Carrara marble from the relief from the side of an altar, 1st cent. a.C. Vatican Museums, Rome.
The Maenads were obsessed and ecstatic women, followers of Dionysus (or Bacchus) who accompanied the processions of god of wine and they celebrated it with orgiastic ceremonies and wild dancing. They were divided into different types of dancers: ordinary, ornamental and extraordinary.
Bring festive joy into your home or garden with the Dancing Maenad
- Material: recomposed Carrara marble
- Dimensions: Height.41.5cm x Width.27.5cm x Depth.2.5cm
- Weight: 3.9 kg
Produced in Italy