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Clay figurine with traces of paint

Clay figurine of a dacer

The figurine, probably male, represents a dancer of the Dionysiac cult. He stands still, he wears a Phrygian cap and has long hair in tresses. He wears a short tunic, with an part heavily protruding in front. In the left hand he holds an object which is lost. The figurine was covered with white slip and bears traces of light blue colour on the tunic and of red colour on the thighs and knees. The l…