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408, A satyr embraces a naked maenad on his lap who raises her hand; he is seated on rocks covered by a feline skin (leg and paw). Before them a young Pan, on a raised ground line, plays pipes, and a Priapic herm to which a pipe is tied; a pedum on rocks on the ground. Inscribed ALLIONOS.

  • Record Number: 40004761
  • Sub-database: Marlborough
  • Reference Number: 408
  • Material of Original Gem: Beryl
  • Description: A satyr embraces a naked maenad on his lap who raises her hand; he is seated on rocks covered by a feline skin (leg and paw). Before them a young Pan, on a raised ground line, plays pipes, and a Priapic herm to which a pipe is tied; a pedum on rocks on the ground. Inscribed ALLIONOS.
  • Inscription Greek: ΑΛΛΙΩΝΟΣ
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Story-Maskelyne, M.H.: The Marlborough Gems (1870): 234
    • Boardman, J., Scarisbrick, D., Wagner C., Zwierlein-Diehl, E: The Marlborough Gems (2009): no. 408
  • Size: 28x22
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