An Apulian red-figured Globular Pyxis, circa 350-330 B.C.
An Apulian red-figured Globular Pyxis
circa 350-330 B.C.
the body painted with a wreath, the lid with the head of a woman in profile on one side and a palmette on the other.
Height 29 cm.
Lid is in very good condition. Chip on recessed lower edge. Body has long vertical hairline crack on one side running from top edge to above foot. Other side of body has vertical hairline crack in same position but much shorter, as well as areas of flaking and pitting to glaze, some of which were inpainted.
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