Corinthian Black-Figured Pyxis

SKU: MS.0113

Origin: Mediterranean
Circa: c. early 6th century BC
Dimensions: 3.75" Height x 6.5" Width (9.5cms x 16.5cms)
Medium: Terracotta

Of waisted cylindrical form, with opposing horizontal flanged handles at the rim, decorated with two registers of walking animals, dots in the field, rays around the base, 'S's around the rim, details in added red.


Private collection, UK, acquired prior to 1996.

One handle restored. The other handle broken away. Repaired chips to rim. Chips and nicks overall with worn surface. Heavy wear and pitting on the interior.

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