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Bacchic Procession plaquette
  • Germany
  • Bacchic Procession plaquette, circa 1550
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • lead
  • Object Height/Width: 5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 1 15/16 x 3 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0163
Description

A procession of male figures carrying grapes. Nude man at center is drinking from jug of wine. Man at CL carries a basket of grapes on his shoulders. Man at far right carries a satyr on shoulders. Satyr spews liquid from mouth.