ANCIENT ART
SCULPTURE | ETRURIA | Funeral sculpture | Cinerary urns
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1. 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.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Front relief of a cinerary urn with a scene of a battle.
Terracotta. 3rdó2nd centuries BCE.
Inv. No. 57.11.10.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
9. 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.
10. 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.
11. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cinerary urn of Larth Cai Cnares with a scene of the sacrifice of Iphigenia.
Travertine. 2ndó1st centuries BCE.
Inv. No. Com. 46.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
12. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rdó1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
13. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rdó1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
14. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rdó1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
15. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth (close-up).
Lid of cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
16. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth.
Lid of cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
17. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth.
Lid of cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
18. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth.
Lid of cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
19. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Statuette of an Etruscan god.
Bronze. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. B. 2068.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Abduction of Helen, wifw of Menelaus, king of Sparta, by the Trojan prince Paris.
Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. Late 2nd ó early 1st century BCE.
68 × 47 cm.
Inv. No. 28132.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
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