Pyxis

Greek, East Greek
Classical Period
5th or early 4th 4th century B.C.


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale); Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

3.8 x 6 cm (1 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.188

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine black glaze. Cover missing.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America