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Sculpture | Etruria | Funeral sculpture | Cinerary urns
21. ARCHITECTURE. Etruria.
Tomb of the Cai Cutu family.
3rd—1st centuries BCE.
Perugia, National Archaeological Museum of Umbria.
22. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Mortal duel between Eteocles and Polynices.
Relief of the front of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster.
Late 3rd—early 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. 19016.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Etruscan Museum.
23. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth.
The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Early 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
24. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
25. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
26. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
27. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
28. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
29. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Reclining youth. The lid of a cinerary urn.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. B 485.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
30. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Statuette of an Etruscan god.
Bronze. 3rd century BCE.
Inv. No. B. 2068.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
31. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
The lid of a funeral urn.
Bronze. 4th century BCE.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
32. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
The lid of a funeral urn. Detail.
Bronze. 4th century BCE.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
33. 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 — early 1st century BCE.
68 × 47 cm.
Inv. No. 28132.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
34. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Abduction of Helen, wife of Menelaus, king of Sparta, by the Trojan prince Paris.
Front relief of an Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. Second half of the 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. I 1035.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.
35. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Cadmus fighting the dragon.
Frontal relief of Etruscan cinerary urn.
Alabaster. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. I 1045.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.
36. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Lid of a cinerary urn.
Alabaster. 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. I 1045.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.
37. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Lid of a cinerary urn.
Alabaster. Second half of the 2nd century BCE.
Inv. No. I 1035.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.