From: Italy | Etruria | Orvieto

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4868A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Orvieto
Manufacture Location Attica
Period Archaic Greek Period
Date Made 540-500 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Black Figure
Iconography Deities | Warrior | Inscription | Winged Man

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.

Height 15 cm
Outside Diameter 18.2 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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