Exekias, Dionysos Kylix


This cup depicts the god of wine Dionysos escaping pirates by hiding and turning them into dolphins.

Exekias, Dionysos Kylix, c. 530 B.C.E. (Antikensammlungen, Munich)

Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "Exekias, Dionysos Kylix," in Smarthistory, December 10, 2015, accessed November 19, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/exekias-dionysos-kylix/.