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Cinerary urn

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On front of urn, battle scene of four figures in relief. On cover, reclining figure.


By date unknown: the Misses Norton Collection; loaned to MFA by the Misses Norton, July 8, 1912 (921.12a&b); gift of the Misses Norton to MFA, September 11, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton

Italic, Etruscan, Etruscan Period,


Height of urn: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.); length of urn 40 cm (15 3/4 in.); length of cover: 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi