Painted terracotta ash urn, two warriors in combat (perhaps Eteocles and Polyneices), on either side a winged torch-bearing Lasa

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  • Title

    Painted terracotta ash urn, two warriors in combat (perhaps Eteocles and Polyneices), on either side a winged torch-bearing Lasa

  • Associated place

    Etruria (place of creation)
  • Date

    2nd century BC (200 - 101 BC)
  • Material and technique

    terracotta, pigment

  • Object type

    urn
  • Dimensions

    39.11 cm with lid (height)
    26.67 cm without lid (height)
    43.18 cm (length)
    20.95 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Transferred from the Natural Science Museum, 1885.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 13 | Rome
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1885.568

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