Terracotta tripod pyxis (box)
ca. 620–590 B.C.
H. of vase 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); H. of vase with cover 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); H. of cover : 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1922
On each leg, woman between sphinxesOn the lid, woman among animals
The tripod pyxis is known in Corinth, Attica, and Boeotia where it seems particularly at home. This example has been singled out as one of the best surviving examples from Corinth.
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