Etruscan cinerary urn.

Terracotta. 2nd century BCE.

Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei
(Museo lapidario maffeiano)

Origin:
From Chiusi.
Description:
Museum annotation:
On cover the deceased holds a fan. On the box the mortal duel between Eteocles and Polynices, sons of Oedipus; on sides two daemons with torches.
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
RUSSIAN

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