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Pyxis: GR.2c.1930

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Description

Ovoid pyxis

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.097 m
Height: 0.123 m

Find spot

  • Athens, near Attica Greece

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1930) by Seltman, C. T.

Dating

Middle Geometric
Early Iron Age
-900 BCE - -801 BCE

Materials used in production

Clay

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Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.2c.1930
Primary reference Number: 69050
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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