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Pyxis with Painted Designs

Object Name: Box
Date: second half 12th–first half 13th century
Geography: Italy, Sicily
Culture: Norman Italy
Medium: Ivory; painted, gilded copper alloy mounts
Dimensions: Overall (with copper mounts): H. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm) W. 4 7/16 in. (11.3 cm) D. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) Box (without copper mounts): H. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) Diam. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification: Ivories and Bone
Credit Line: Egleston Fund, 1915
Accession Number: 15.107

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