Black glazed pottery pyxis with a hemispherical shaped body and a ring foot marked with a reserved band on the perimeter and a black glazed conical depression, lid now missing, the glaze is chipped, worn and patchy in parts, and there are traces of a whitish deposit in places.
- Made in: Attica
- Height: 7.4 centimetres
- Diameter: 10.9 centimetres
Found unregistered, but it is noted in the register that it was acquired before 1851.
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA66517
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