Body of a black glazed pottery pyxis, concave shaped and a ring foot covered in a whitish deposit on the base, handles on the body and the lid now missing, fragments now missing from the lid, the glaze is worn and chipped in places.
- Made in: Attica
- Height: 5.7 centimetres (overall)
- Height: 4.9 centimetres (body)
- Diameter: 11 centimetres (body)
- Diameter: 11.2 centimetres (lid)
Found unregistered, but noted in the register that it was acquired before 1851.
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA66582
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