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Lid of a pyxis

Period:
Early Corinthian
Date:
ca. 600 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
diameter 3 11/16in. (9.4cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mrs. Helen H. Mertens Gift, 1962
Accession Number:
62.11.8
Not on view
Four sets of three wavy lines with dot rosettes in between.
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