Pyxis or small jar
Byzantine or Islamic
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 500.
Height: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is evidently a pair with object 65.1705, but the bottom is concave, and there are no traces of handles. Brownish, green patina with encrustation.
By date unknown: Richard R. Wagner Collection (acquired in Istanbul); gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, December 8, 1965
Gift of Richard R. Wagner