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Bronze hydria (water jar) with silver inlay

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze, silver
Dimensions:
H.: 16 3/8 in. (41.6 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.11.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Relief under the handle: winged figure, perhaps Artemis, seizing a stag
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1937. "A Greek Bronze Hydria." Bulletin of the Metropolian Museum of Art, 32(11): pp. 255-9, figs. 1-2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 95, 236, pls. 76a, d, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1955. "Bronze Hydriai." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 13(6): p. 198.

Andrioménou, Anghéliki. 1975. "Vases et lampes de bronze dans des collections privées d'Athènes." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, 99(1): pp. 547 n. 24, 549 n. 32.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1981–1999. Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vols. 1-8. Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1984. Aphrodisias-Athena, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 2. Artemis, no. 403a, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Gebauer, Jörg. 2002. Pompe und Thysia: Attische Tieropferdarstellungen auf schwarz- und rotfigurigen Vasen. p. 271 n. 1110, Münster: Ugarit-Verlag.

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