Sentence Examples

  • It contains an important museum of Etruscan and Roman antiquities.
  • The Etruscan necropolis of the ancient city was discovered in 1870.
  • The city was burnt, we are told, with the exception of the temples of Vulcan and Juno - the massive Etruscan terrace-walls, naturally, can hardly have suffered at all - and the town, with the territory for a mile round, was allowed to be occupied by whoever chose.
  • Close by are two Gothic buildings, the bishop's palace (1264) and the Palazzo dei Papi (begun in 1296), the latter with a huge hall now containing the Museo Civico, with various medieval works of art, and also objects from the Etruscan necropolis of the ancient Volsinii (q.v.).
  • The Palazzo Faina has another interesting Etruscan collection.

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