Scene of wrestling with the figure of an augur on the left, and a masked figure (phersu) on the right
Ca. 520 BCE. Tarquinia, Tomb of the Augurs

Scene of wrestling with the figure of an augur on the left, and a masked figure (phersu) on the right.

Ca. 520 BCE.

Tarquinia, Tomb of the Augurs

Credits:
© 2006. Photo, text: Martinelli M., Paolucci G. Etruscan places. SCALA, Firenze, 2006, p. 36—37.
© 2006. Photo: Archivio Fotografico SCALA Group (S. Lampredi).
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