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Terracotta hydria (water jar)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
ca. 350–300 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1901
Accession Number:
01.8.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On the neck is a laurel wreath.
Said to have been found at Capua

American Art Galleries. 1901. Greek Art: The Collection of Henry Morgan. no. 370, p. 70.

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