16
/
en
AIzaSyCYaC8UkdPkQKLFUmpasLV5eC3M802CrcA
600417
7931
2

23h 58min, nov 1, 520 y BC - Sarcophagus of the Spouses

Description:

Terra cotta
Etruscan (Italy)
• Etruscan art= terra cotta, red earthenwear
• Found in tombs
• No literature or histroy from culture
• Two versions exist
• Large ceramic container
• Modeled, burnished after leather hard stage
• Cut to fit into kiln
• Sarcophagus- bodies inside
• Lifelike, stylized, archaic smile, movement, expressive
• Most figures stood alone, but this was a couple embracing
• Hands may be holding objects relating to funeral or offerings

Added to timeline:

9 months ago
0
0
245
AP Art History
Kailee Keiser

Date:

23h 58min, nov 1, 520 y BC
Now
~ 2541 years ago

Images:

PayPal - The safer, easier way to pay online!logo
About & FeedbackTermsPrivacy