Abduction of Helen, wifw of Menelaus, king of Sparta, by the Trojan prince Paris.

Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. Late 2nd early 1st century BCE.
68 × 47 cm.
Inv. No. 28132.

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

Origin:
from Volterra.
Description:
See a similar relief on the front of an urn in Museum Lapidarium Maffeiano (Verona).
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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Keywords: cinerary Etruscan urn alabaster relief Paris Helen abduction of Helen of Troy ship Inv No 28132
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