Marble circular base of a fountain; in centre is a hollow basin, pierced to receive the supply pipe; round the base are sculptured the following figures; (1) a Maenad; (2) Aegipan carrying a term of Priapus; (3) Aegipan moving to left carrying a diota; (4) a satyr running to left; in the spaces between these figures the base is scalloped inward, so as to form four concave niches, within which are flights of steps.


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classical deity, classical mythology, satyr, mythical figure/creature


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Townley, Charles to The British Museum
Pan/Faunus, Maenad
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