|CANOSAN LARGE CIRCULAR POTTERY PYXIS
With a cylindrical body and splayed foot, the domed lid molded in relief with an embracing couple seated on a stool, the man nude, his mantle below, the drapery hanging from the chair, his right arm crossing the woman with his hand on her shoulder; to the right a large winged Eros.
3rd Century BC
Diam. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm.)
Ex New York collection, acquired in 1996.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 126.