Sarcophagus Lid


From: Italy | Civita Musarna | Etruria

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number MS3489B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Civita Musarna | Etruria
Date Made 350-250 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Nenfro | Tuff
Iconography Man | Patera | Inscription

Very sketchily sculpted in a linear style, reclining man with patera. Inscriptions: A. On front edge of lid, letters cut then painted in red. B. dipinto on pillow, same, in two lines

Height 92 cm
Length 220 cm
Width 68 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1900

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