Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pyxis

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
Other (.a overall height): 1 3/8 × 1 7/16 in. (3.5 × 3.6 cm) Diameter (.b lid): 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) Height: 3/8 in. (1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.154a, b
Not on view
On the box, garland of laurel; on the cover, palmettes.
Richter, Gisela M. A. and Marjorie J. Milne. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. p. 21, fig. 142, New York: Plantin Press.

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