Marble pyxis

Unknown provenance. 430 BC.
(ΕΑΜ/ΝΑΜ Α 12904)

The pyxides contain women's beauty secrets, powders and cosmetics. The rooster that is distinguished οn the body is a hint of erotic momentum and fertility, so its presence is inextricably linked to the use of the vase that is the desire of erotic conquest.