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Facsimile of painting on back wall, right side, Tomba degli Scudi

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Original in the Tomba degli Scudi (Tarquinia, after 350 B.C.). Larth Velcha and his wife Velia Seitithi, identified by inscriptions, are banqueting accompanied by a young girl with a fan. Above a dark wall several rows of inscriptions. Under the figure frieze a row of black wave pattern. (NY...

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By 1905: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Fiske Warren to MFA, May 28, 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1900

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy


Height x width: 192 x 167 cm (75 9/16 x 65 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas


The Ancient World