Etrurian cinerary urn with lid
Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological MuseumPhoto by Ilya Shurygin

Etrurian cinerary urn with lid.

Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.

Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum

Origin:
Volterran alabaster urn presenting journey of a magistrate to the underworld. Non-pertaining lid with recumbent male with rython and sale-shaped inscription.
Credits:
© 2019. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: the museum annotation.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ετρουρία ετρουσκική etruria etruscan etrusco etruskisch étrusque ανακούφιση relief reliefs rilievo rilievi reliefe funeral funerary cinerary urn urns urna funeraria urna cineraria urne cinerarie graburne urnen bestattungsurne urne funéraire urne cinéraire urnes αλάβαστρο alabaster alabaster alabastro alabaster l’albâtre albâtre lid journey of a magistrate to the underworld rython chariot quadriga viaggio di un magistrato agli inferi
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