Urn, cinerary

Italic, Etruscan
Hellenistic Period
2nd century B.C.


Dimensions

38.1 x 22.9 x 38.1 cm (15 x 9 x 15 in.); Legacy dimension: .381 L. .229 W. .381 H.

Accession Number

76.246a-b

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

(a) Chest. Winged monster on front. (b) Cover. Recumbent figure. Traces of red.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell; gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of John James Dixwell