• Antefixes from Temple of Alatri 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Terracotta antefixes from the Temple of Alatri, originally found on the edges of the roof of the temple.
    • Apollo of Veii 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Cast in terracotta, the Apollo of Veii is 5'1" tall, cast in the 6th century BC. Its original location was in the temple of Minerva in Veii.
    • Bronze Cinerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Bronze cinerary urn. By the 7th and 8th century, bronze cinerary urns became common for the wealthy.
    • Bronze Funerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Urn from the 8th century, Vulii. Made from sheet bronze 10"1/4 in.
    • Bronze Funerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      4th century funerary urn surmounted by two Genii.
    • Bronze Handle for Funerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      By the 4th century BC one might describe the detail for the handle of this funerary urn as being somewhat whimsical.
    • Bronze Mirror 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Bronze mirror from the 4th or 5th century BC.
    • Bronze warrior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Votive bronze figurine of warrior, 4th century BC.
    • Ceiling of Portico 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Ceiling decorated with fresco depicting vines and putti.
    • Centaur of Vulci 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      6th century BC nenfro centaur.
    • Cinerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Hut shaped cinerary urn from the 9th century BC.
    • Close up of Antefix 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Terracotta antefixes from the Temple of Alatri, originally found on the edges of the roof of the temple.
    • Close up of Antefix 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Terracotta antefixes from the Temple of Alatri, originally found on the edges of the roof of the temple.
    • Courtyard 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      On the other side of the courtyard is the entrance to the nymphaeum.
    • Decorated Wall of the Portico 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Decorated wall in the Villa Giulia.
    • Etruscan Cinerary Urn 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      9th century BC, hut-shaped cinerary urn. Etruscans practiced cremation and in the 9th century frequently formed cinerary urns in the shape of their houses.
    • Façade of the Villa Giulia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Students begin their tour of Rome with the Etruscan Museum to get a sense of the centuries long prehistory to the advent of Christianity. Built for Pope Julius III between 1550-1555. It is now the Etruscan Museum of Rome ...
    • Head of Apollo of Veii 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Close up of the head of Apollo of Veii.
    • Jupiter/Zeus with Thunderbolt 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      4th century votive statue of Jupiter/Zeus with thunderbolt.
    • The Nymphaeum 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      Note Poseidon riding the sea monster on the floor mosaic.