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Terracotta pyxis (box). Culture: Greek, Attic. Dimensions: H. with lid 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) diameter of body 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) diameter of lid 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm). Date: ca. 425-400 B.C.. Erotes pursuing women The pyxis was a container for small items and toilet articles. The decoration of Erotes rushing in hot but endless pursuit around the circumference is charming and suggestive. Museum: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA.

Terracotta pyxis (box). Culture: Greek, Attic. Dimensions: H. with lid 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)  diameter of body  4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)  diameter of lid  5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm). Date: ca. 425-400 B.C..  Erotes pursuing women  The pyxis was a container for small items and toilet articles. The decoration of Erotes rushing in hot but endless pursuit around the circumference is charming and suggestive. Museum: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA. Stock Photo
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4200 x 3463 px | 35.6 x 29.3 cm | 14 x 11.5 inches | 300dpi

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