Etruscan urn with decorated lid

Etruscan urns are often decorated with mythological scenes and carved image of the deceased on top of the urn. The urn is made from limestone. 104 cm high and 75cm long (40 15/16 by 29 ½ inch).

Etruscan

Late Period, 3rd century BC.

Source: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 

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