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Pyxis with Lid
Pyxis with Lid
Artist:
Date:
late 4th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
5 3/4 x 4 7/8 (14.6 x 12.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
South Italian
Accession Number:
4155.11a-b
Acquisition Date:
1895-11-20
Credit Line:

California Midwinter International Exposition

Lid: the knot is decorated with bands with a dot in the depression on the upper face; the shoulder: on one side a female head wearing stephane and sakkos, earring and necklace, between framing tendrils and half-palmettes.
Bowl: on the outside, wave pattern with bands below.

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