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Terracotta hydria (water jar)

Attributed to the Asteas Group
Period:
Late Classical
Date:
ca. 340–330 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Paestan
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 17.81 cm.
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Bequest of Armida B. Colt, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.477.3
Not on view
By 1966 and until 1973, collection of Harris Dunscombe Colt, Jr., New York; 1973-2011, collection of Mrs. Harris Dunscombe Colt, Washington and London; from 1966, on loan to the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired in 2012, bequest of Mrs. H.D. Colt.
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