A descent group of Orvieto, Tuscania, and Musarna. In the late sixth century, the family was present at the Crocefisso del Tufo cemetery at Orvieto but appears to have transferred to Musarna and Tuscania in the second half of the third century BC.

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  • MUSARNA —    A regularly laid out small Hellenistic town in South Etruria, with possible Archaic origins.    See also THVETHLIE …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • ORVIETO —    The Etruscan settlement of Velzna or Volsinii is placed on a well defined 80 to 85 hectare volcanic outcrop. The earliest occupation probably dates to the Middle Bronze Age (in Cannicella and S. Andrea) and occupation appears to have been… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • TUSCANIA —    An important smaller settlement generally under the control of Tarquinia that has recently been the focus of a rural survey of its hinterland. The survey has shown a dense cluster of settlement near the city. The settlement was originally… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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