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Greek pottery pyxis with a bust of Artemis on the cover
GREEK POTTERY PYXIS WITH A BUST OF ARTEMIS ON THE COVER

Spool formed with a wide flange which supports the lid, tapering to a small foot. The deep cover centering a raised relief bust of the goddess surrounded with palmettes.

4th-early 3rd Century BC

H. 4 1/4 in. (11 cm.); Diam. of lid 3 7/8 in. (9.3 cm.)

Ex J.M.E. collection, New York, acquired in Munich in December 2005.

GMU26JE
$5,000


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Greek pottery pyxis with a bust of Artemis on the cover
Greek pottery pyxis with a bust of Artemis on the cover

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