THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Sculpture | Etruria | Funeral sculpture | Cinerary urns
1. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etrurian cinerary urn.
Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etrurian cinerary urn with lid.
Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of the family Ceicna Fetiu.
Alabaster.
First half of the 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 93484.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etruscan cinerary urn “Orestes and Pylades in Tauris”. A lid with a figure of a reclining man (non pertaining to the urn).
Alabaster.
Volterra, 3rd—1st cent. BCE.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Front relief of an etruscan cinerary urn “Menelaus and Meriones lifting Patroclus’ corpse on a cart”.
Alabaster.
Volterra, 2nd cent. BCE.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Front relief of an etruscan cinerary urn “Orestes and Pylades in Tauris”.
Alabaster.
Volterra, 3rd—1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 98.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Front relief of an etruscan cinerary urn “Pelops kills Myrtilus”.
Alabaster.
Volterra, ca. 150 BCE.
Inv. No. MA 93484.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Recognition of Paris in the house of Priam.
Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. 2nd century BCE.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of a battle.
Terracotta. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.223 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
10. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of a battle (front relief).
Terracotta. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.223 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
11. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of amazonomachy.
Alabaster. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.225 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
12. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of amazonomachy (front relief).
Alabaster. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.225 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
13. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of amazonomachy (lid).
Alabaster. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.225 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
14. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn with a scene of a murder of a woman.
Travertine. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 96.9.224 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
15. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Front relief of a cinerary urn with a scene of a battle.
Terracotta. 3rd—2nd centuries BCE.
Inv. No. 57.11.10.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
16. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of a woman with a scene of a battle between the Giants and the Gods.
Travertine. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. Bell. 134.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
17. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
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.
18. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of Larth Cai Cnares with a scene of the sacrifice of Iphigenia.
Travertine. 2nd—1st centuries BCE.
Inv. No. Com. 46.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
19. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rd—1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
20. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rd—1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.