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 Photo by Ilya Shurygin

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.
Keywords: cinerary Etruscan urn alabaster relief Paris Helen abduction of Helen of Troy ship Inv No 28132
History of Ancient Rome