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Ancient Art

Pyxis with lid, knob handle

1st–2nd century A.D.

Lead

1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm)
Gift of Roderick Engert, B.A. 1950
1975.58.5a-b
Culture: 
Roman, Anatolian
Period: 
Roman (1st–2nd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1975,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 36, no. 1 (Fall 1976): 54.

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