Fragment of pyxis lid (?)

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III Period


Dimensions

4.2 x 5.2 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

80.643

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of pyxis lid (or rim of shallow bowl as bottom of profile turns down?). Pinkish buff clay with dark brown glaze interior and exterior. Remnants of white decoration on exterior.

Provenance

"From the tombs of Mycenae."

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Davidson