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Etruscan Sarcophagi: A Forgotten Tragedy Told in Death

wow. Sarcophagus and lid with relief of Married couple. Etruscan circa late 4th–early 3rd century B.C

The Healing Minerva This is a beautiful copy of a piece dated VII Cen B.C. that is in the Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia in Rome. The figure is supposed to be the Etruscan translation of Minerva, a goddess of war but also the one that would overlook at the health and medicine of the family. Healing is infact the power of the little winged goddes that she carry on her hand