established 1942

Greek Geometric bronze lidded pendant pyxis GREEK GEOMETRIC BRONZE LIDDED PENDANT PYXIS

Of globular form with an open triangle foot with two arches; twin stylized bird protomes and lid with conforming protomes and peg handle with flattened knop.

Balkans, ca. 8th Century BC

H. 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.); W. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.)

Ex German art market 2009.

Cf. I.Kilian-Dirlmeier, Anhänger in Griechenland der mykenischen bis zur spätgeometrischen Zeit, no. 1540, pl. 89.



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