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Couch for two

To many, the star attraction at the National Etruscan Museum in Rome's Villa Giulia is the Sarcophagus of the Spouses - an almost life-size funerary monument, made in terracotta some 2,500 years ago.


It was found in C19th excavations at the necropolis of Cerveteri (ancient Caere), and is taken to depict a married couple reclining at a banquet together in the afterlife.

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Taken on October 23, 2021