3Goals Identify the geographic area of the Etruscan people. Examine the possible origins of Etruscan art and culture.Understand how and why the architecture and art of the Etruscans is different from that of the Greeks.Understand the funerary customs of the Etruscans.
16Discussion QuestionsWhere do you believe the Etruscans originated? Why is their origin not known?What does Etruscan wall painting tell us about Etruscan life? How is this different from the wall paintings of the Egyptians? of the Aegean cultures?What aspects of Etruscan art and architecture is unique to them?