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Terracotta pyxis (box) with lid

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. A.D. 1–300
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); diameter 5 15/16 in. (15 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.869a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 168
Red glazed jar with cover and foot; incised lines.
1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 83, p. 272.

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