Etruscan ornament

Etruscan ornamentOn this page you can download an Etruscan ornament seen on a vase artifact discovered at a site that belonged to the Etruscan civilization. The Etruscans were ancient tribes who lived in the territory of pre-Roman Italy. They created a great civilization, which had a tremendous influence on the Ancient Romans. They taught them numbers and the alphabet, and influenced the development of art, architecture and religion of Ancient Rome. Etruscan civilization lasted from 8th to 4th century BC, when it gradually passed under the political system of Ancient Rome. As you can see in the picture, the Etruscan ornament that you are offered here is a band ornament whose length can be customized with the help of a segment found in the files. All of you who need decorations of the ancient world can take advantage of this ornament, either as a 2D decoration or as a base for making a bas relief. 
 
If you are in need for ancient patterns of various other forms, you can find them here: Ancient Greek and Roman ornaments
 
The ornament is under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported  license and you can download it in CAD (dwg) or vector (svg and eps) file formats.