Cover of a Cinerary Urn card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cover of a Cinerary Urn


Currently not on display


The lid of a small, mould-made terracotta cinerary urn of Chiusine type, has a low relief effigy reclining and limp as if asleep, with head on the right side of a low plinth, propped on large, square cushions. The youthful figure is wrapped in a heavy mantle. Nose chipped.