Archaic Greek Period
Nicosthenic pyxis. Chalice; Foot and a large part of wall and rim restored in plaster. On wall a conclave of deities, male and female, ca. 13 preserved. Notable are a double winged female at left; a standing figure facing left with round shield and helmet; at extreme right a nude male winged figure flying off toward right. Below picture and two zones: ivy and below it rays.
Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 436
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1913. Attic Vases from Orvieto. The Museum Journal. 4 (4): 147-161.
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