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Pyxis lid

Period:
Protocorinthian
Date:
ca. 900–700 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
1 7/16in. (3.7cm) Other: 3 7/8in. (9.8cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.433
Not on view
Lid with bands, and on knob a star-ornament.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1714, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Wachter, Rudolf and Oxford University Press. 2001. Non-Attic Greek Vase Inscriptions. p. 117, no. COR GR15, Oxford.

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