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Reclining male figure, cover from a funerary urn

2nd century B.C.

White stone
Alabaster

45.085 × 71.12 × 24.13 cm (17 3/4 × 28 × 9 1/2 in.)
Gift in memory of Richard and Lottie Newman
1996.45.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Etruscan, Volterra
Period: 
2nd century B.C.
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

With Ugo Donati, Lugano, 1967 (see published references; address Arte Classica, via Nassa 32, Lugano, tel: 091/2/20/28)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, January 1996–December 1997,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1997–98): 155.

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