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Cinerary Urn

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(a) Chest. Four figures in combat on front. (b) Cover. Recumbent figure.

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

Italic, Etruscan, Etruscan Period,

Dimensions

35 x 18.8 x 34 cm (13 3/4 x 7 3/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.248a-b

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi