Cinerary urn of Aule Cacni with a scene of a battle between the centaurs and the Greeks
Travertine. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. Com. 5.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Cinerary urn of Aule Cacni with a scene of a battle between the centaurs and the Greeks.

Travertine. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. Com. 5.

Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria

Origin:
Excavated in about 1844 near San Pietro monastery in Perugia.
Credits:
2009. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: travertine Etruscan funeral cinerary urn relief sacrifice of centauromachia Cinerary urn of Aule Cacni with a scene of a battle between the centaurs and the Greeks Hippidamia Pirithous Eurytion reclining figure wreath military cloak fastener fibula Inv No Com 5
History of Ancient Rome