Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pyxis

Period:
Late Corinthian
Date:
ca. 575–550 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm) diameter 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5892
Not on view
Decorated with worn bands and a panel of debased palmettes between handles.
From Cyprus

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