Z27.1 SILENUS RIDING CAMEL
|Museum Collection||El Djem Archaeological Museum, El Djem|
|Context||Thysdrus, House of the Dionysian Procession|
Detail of Silenus riding a camel from a mosaic depicting the train of Dionysos travelling through North Africa. The plump, balding, old god balances precariously on the back of the camel with a drinking cup and horn (rhyton) by his side.