Terracotta hydria (water jar)
- Attributed to the Ptoon Painter
- ca. 560 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-figure
- H. 15 15/16 in. (40.5 cm)
diameter of mouth 6 in. (15.2 cm)
diameter of foot 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Fletcher Fund, 1956
- Accession Number:
On the shoulder of this beautifully decorated vase, three men wrapped in brightly colored cloaks are flanked by large roosters and flowers as well as a siren and a swan. Below the floral band stroll panthers, goats, and a swan.