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Terracotta pyxis (box with lid)

Period:
Geometric
Date:
late 8th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. without lid 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm) diameter 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Abraham, 1967
Accession Number:
67.45a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Geometric and meander pattern.
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