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Terracotta Hadra hydria (water jar)

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
220–219 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Egypt, Alexandria-Hadra
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 16 3/4 x 11 11/16 in. (42.5 x 29.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1890
Accession Number:
90.9.39
Not on view
Cook, Brian. 1966. Inscribed Hadra Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Papers of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 12. no. 4, pp. 21-22, pls. I, IX, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Ducrey, Pierre. 1976. "Recherches à Latô : VI. Céramique hellénistique." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, 100(1): p. 259 n. 15.

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