Box (pyxis) cover

Greek
Early Classical Period
late 4th–3rd century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Cycladic islands or Attica

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .019 H. .095 D.

Accession Number

81.352

Medium or Technique

Marble, probably from the Greek island of Paros

On View

Gallery 212A-B

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Type C pyxis. Clear white. Somewhat incrusted. Unbroken.

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry P. Kidder Collection; gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, December 30, 1881

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder