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Mars of Todi
Artist
Unknown
Mars of Todi
Title
Mars of Todi
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700
Description
Etruscan bronze statue of a warrior, nearly life-size, product of a workshop in Orvieto. The warrior wears a cuirass and once held in his right hand a patera and a spear in the left. The inscription in etruscan letters states that Ahal Trutitis dedicated the statue.
Date 5th century BC
date QS:P571,-450-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium lost-wax casting / bronze
medium QS:P186,Q34095
Dimensions Height: 141 cm (55.5 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,141U174728
institution QS:P195,Q182955
Current location
Museo Gregoriano Etrusco, III
Accession number
13886
Object history Place of discovery: Monte Santo (Todi).
References
  • Musei Vaticani. Marte di Todi. Retrieved on 2013-11-05.
  • Bianchi Bandinelli, Ranuccio, and Mario Torelli. Etruria-Roma. «L'arte dell’antichità classica». Torino: UTET, 1986.