Glass Pyxis with Cover
probably 1st century B.C.
Legacy dimension: 0.047 H. 0.044 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pyxis with cover. Variegated undulating lines of blue, green, white and gold. Good condition.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Morrison sale, no. 285. In the Morrison sale Catalogue it is stated to have been found near Athens.); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund