Terracotta pyxis (box) with lid

Terracotta | 7 x 7cm | 1st–mid-2nd century A.D.

Unknown Artist

The lids to these containers also served as dishes. The larger, plain version is said to have been found at Arretium (modern Arezzo, Italy). The smaller is decorated with a barbotine relief design, suggesting a slightly later date for production; it ...
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