Sarcophagus Lid


From: Italy | Etruria | Civita Musarna

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number MS3490B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Civita Musarna
Section Mediterranean
Materials Tuff
Iconography Woman | Fan? | Inscription

Sarcophagus lid: Woman in high-girt chiton reclining on lid. Sandal showing among draperies at foot. Himation forms veil over head. Leaf-shaped fan(?) in right hand. Inscription on front of lid.

Height 132.4 cm
Length 212.3 cm
Width 62 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1900

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