An Etruscan cinerary urn on a podium. Chamber tomb of the Pruni family near Chiusi, Etruria, Italy. 200-100 BCE. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento Beta (now ReMake) from AutoDesk.
An old man is reclining on a panther skin and purple cushions with gilt tassels. Gilt wreaths around his head and neck, signet rings and purple-edged cloak indicate his high rank. He is sacrificing wine from a gilt cup.
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- Ny Carlsberg GlyptotekAccessed 18 May 2017.
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Marchal, G. (2017, May 17). Etruscan Cinerary Urn. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/161/etruscan-cinerary-urn/
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