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559304

Painted terracotta cinerary urn with a figure of a reclining man on the lid and a moulded panel on the chest. Etruscan, about 150-100 BC, from Chiusi. He wears a white tunic (chiton) with a purple stripe, a mantle with a purple border, and a gold finger-ring. He holds a libation bowl. The name of the woman, Thana Ancarui Thelesa, is painted on the chest of the urn above a scene of five embattled warriors.

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Painted terracotta cinerary urn with a figure of a reclining man on the lid and a moulded panel on the chest. Etruscan, about 150-100 BC, from Chiusi. He wears a white tunic (chiton) with a purple stripe, a mantle with a purple border, and a gold finger-ring.  He holds a libation bowl.  The name of the woman, Thana Ancarui Thelesa, is painted on the chest of the urn above a scene of five embattled warriors.