Corinth Object: MOS 1925 3
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   MOS 1925 3
Title:   TESSELATED FLOOR: DIONYSOS
Category:   Architecture
Category Code:   MOS
Year:   1925
Object Number:   3
Description:   Central panel from tesselated floor. In corners of panel: kantharoi with ivy. Circle with guilloche border inscribed in the square and filled with concentric circles, the spaces between the circles are decorated with triangles. In the center of the panel is a circle with a wave pattern border and a field with the head of Dionysos who has fruit and ivy in his hair.
Material:   Glass, limestone, and terracotta tesserae in a wide range of colours, mostly subdued hues, set in brown cement.
Condition:   Complete or intact. Well preserved complete panel from the center of a larger floor area.
Dimensions Actual:   H. 2.21, W. 2.154
Period:   Roman
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Image: digital 2013 0039
Card: MOS 1925 3, side A
Card: MOS 1925 3, side B