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Terracotta hydria: kalpis (water jar)

Attributed to the Owl-Pillar Group
Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Campanian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.234
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Reserved rectangles at handles.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 19, Gallatin pl. 31.8, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1943. "Groups of Campanian Red-figure." The Journal of Hellenic Studies, 63(1): p. 69.

Zwierlein-Diehl, Erika. 1964. Die Hydria: Formgeschichte und Verwendung im Kult des Altertums. p. 63 n. 233,a, Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

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