Tuscania, Lazio, Italy: lifelike stone effigy of reclining ancient Etruscan citizen on sarcophagus lid, now re-used as distinctive urban furniture.

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Tuscania, Lazio, Italy: lifelike stone effigy of reclining ancient Etruscan citizen on sarcophagus lid, now re-used as distinctive urban furniture. Stock Photo
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Tuscania, Lazio, Italy: lifelike stone effigy of reclining ancient Etruscan citizen on sarcophagus lid, now re-used as distinctive urban furniture.
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Tuscania, Lazio, Italy: this lichen-encrusted face, framed by a rose window of the Chiesa di Santa Croce, is among the lifelike portrait busts of citizens of ancient Etruria, interred from the 7th or 8th century BC in vast necropoli in & around the town, whose reclining stone effigies on the lids of their sarcophagi were often re-used from the late 1800s as distinctive urban furniture.
Location: Tuscania, Lazio; Italy