Terracotta Hadra hydria (water jar), Terracotta, Greek, Egypt, Alexandria-Hadra

Terracotta Hadra hydria (water jar)

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
233 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Egypt, Alexandria-Hadra
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/4 x 11 in. (34.9 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1890
Accession Number:
90.9.47
Not on view
On shoulder, design of lotus buds.
Cook, Brian. 1966. Inscribed Hadra Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Papers of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 12. no. 1, pp. 9, 20, n. 12, pls. I, VIII, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.