Red-figured pottery pyxis lid; Eros flying to right looking back to a woman on opposite side.


Thing

Made Of
pottery
Type of Thing
lid, pyxis
Subject
classical deity
Techniques
painted
Ware
Red Figure

People

Acquired From
Hamilton, William to The British Museum
Depicted
Eros/Cupid
Likely / Unlikely (?)
Attributed to Thyrsus Painter

Place

Made In
Italy

Time

Acquired In
1772
Made
360BC-340BC
Period/Culture
Apulian (Greek)

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