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Pyxis with lid, miniature

Attributed to the Swan Group
Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid-6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 3/8in. (3.5cm) Other (height with cover): 2 1/16 x 1 7/8in. (5.2 x 4.8cm) Other (height of vase): 1 3/8in. (3.5cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.78.104a, b
Not on view
With swans.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 40, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1978[1956]. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters. p. 656, nos. 46-57, New York: Hacker Art Books.

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