THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

1. TOREUTICS. Greece.
Funeral mask (so-called “Death mask of Agamemnon”).
Hammered golden sheet. 1550—1500 BCE.
Inv. No. 624.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
2. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
So-called “Vase of Patroclus”, side A. Detail.
Red-figured volute-krater. Apulia.
Darius Painter.
Clay. 340—320 BCE.
Inv. No. 81954 (?).
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
3. 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.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Trojan slab (Tabula Iliaca).
Calcite. 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 316.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.