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Sculpture | Etruria | Funeral sculpture | Cinerary urns
1. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Canope urn with the handles.
Terracotta.
6th century BCE.
Chiusi, National Etruscan Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Urn from Chiusi.
Clay.
Ca. 600 BCE.
Chiusi, National Etruscan Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etrurian cinerary urn with the lid from an another urn.
Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etruscan cinerary urn: journey of a magistrate to the Underworld.
Alabaster.
Second half of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Etruscan cinerary statue for two (bisoma).
Pietra fetida.
Chiusi, 400—380 BCE.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. 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.
9. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Recognition of Paris in the house of Priam.
Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Travertine.
2nd—1st centuries BCE.
Inv. No. 5742.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of the family Ceicna Fetiu.
Alabaster.
First half of the 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 93484.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
11. 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.
12. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Abduction of Helen, wife of Menelaus, king of Sparta, by the Trojan prince Paris.
Front relief of an Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 5746.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
13. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn.
Material: pietra fetida.
H. 36 cm, L. 63 cm, B. 38 cm.
6th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 5501.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
14. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn.
Material: pietra fetida.
H. 36 cm, L. 63 cm, B. 38 cm.
6th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 5501.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Mater Matuta.
Cinerary statue.
450-440 BCE.
Pietra fetida.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
16. 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.
17. 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, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
18. 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, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
19. 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, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
20. 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, Metropolitan Museum of Art.