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Black-Glazed Lucanian Thymaterion with Pyxis
Period: Fourth century BC
Culture: South Italian, Lucanian
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 29.7 cm H
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The twin handled pyxis with a knobbed lid rests in shallow depression at top of the thymiaterion, the tall stem with projecting encircling bands and flattened foot. It is in three pieces: the stem, the pyxis and the lid.




Private Collection, France.

Published: Christie’s, London, November 25, 1997, lot 22.