Pyxis: round box and cover
late Classical or early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Cycladic islands or Attica
Overall: 6 x 12 cm (2 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Marble, probably from Paros
Not On View
Type C pyxis. Cover in several molded rings; traces of red color.
By date unknown: Henry P. Kidder Collection; gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, December 30, 1881
Gift of Henry P. Kidder