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Fragment of pyxis

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Two zones of parallel zigzag pattern divided by horizontal band of reddish brown.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas Davidson Collection (said to have been found by him near Krommyon, in Megaris); gift of Thomas Davidson to MFA, December 20, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Davidson

Greek, Early Corinthian Period, 625–600 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 429.

Dimensions

Height: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

80.627

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels