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Terracotta tripod-pyxis (box)

Period:
Late Corinthian
Date:
ca. 575–525 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. of box 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); total H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm); diameter 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.108a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Lines on body and lid.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 2, Gallatin pl. 2.2, Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.

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