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Summary

Vulci, Necropolis Cavalupo, Tomba dei Bronzetti sardi

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Vulci, Necropolis Cavalupo

Necropoli di Cavalupo

VULCI

VULCI

Vulci, Ponte Rotto - Broken Bridge

Ancient Roman bridge

Vulcìs Abbey - Archeological Museum, Vulci

Abbadia di Vulci - Museo Archeologico

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Etruscan Tomb of the Sardinian Bronze Figurines at the Cavalupo Necropolis near Vulci dating from the ninth century BC was dicovered in 1958. It was the grave of a women 25-35 yuears old and a girl 8-10 years old. Their ashes placed in a single funerary urn. Burial was furnished with reach goods made of bronze and gold. Among jewerly were there bronze statue of a nuragic warrior - priest.

See:

  1. Enrico Pellegrini et all., Vulci: La tomba dei bronzetti sardi; Arancio Moretti Pellegrini; PPE Atti IX, 2008, pp.  169- 214 [italian, short summary] - https://www.academia.edu/4089925