Ointment and box cover
.041 H. .048 D.
Medium or Technique
Cylindrical lead box, also known as a pyxis. The lid has a pointed knob. The bottom of the box has been nearly ripped out. Thinner lead than 81.332. Some incrustation. Potentially from Crete (?).
By date unknown: purchased by W. J. Stillman (from Crete?); gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, December 1881
Gift of Henry P. Kidder