Abstract A unique terracotta relief with a depiction of a Dionysiac scene is published in this article: it was found during excavations of the city of Kepoi in the Asiatic Bosporus. The authors of the article reach the conclusion that the relief shows a depiction of two actors in satyrs’ masks carrying a third in the role of Dionysos. The relief dates from the second half of the 4 th century BC.
Ancient Civilizations from Scythia to Siberia – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 2013
Keywords: Kepoi; Terracotta relief; Satyrs; Dionysos; Theatrical performances; Actors