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 Photo by Ilya Shurygin

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