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

Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster.
2ndó1st century BCE.

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

Origin:
from Volterra.
Description:
See a similar relief in pronaos of Museum Lapidarium Maffeiano (Verona).
Credits:
© 2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.

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Keywords: Etruscan cinerary urn alabaster relief Paris Helen of Troy abduction of Helen ship
History of Ancient Rome