No Image
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1977.216.2518.2
Title
Cinerary Urn with Relief Battle Scene
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
3rd-2nd centuries BCE
Period
Hellenistic period
Culture
Etruscan
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/290681
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Dimensions
max. H 21.5 x D 17 x L 34.7 cm (8 7/16 x 6 11/16 x 13 11/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University, Bequest of Henry W. Haynes, 1912
Accession Year
1977
Object Number
1977.216.2518.2
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Descriptions
Description
Cinerary urn with battle scene in relief of four figures (Eteochs and Polyonies?).
Related Works

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art at am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu