Terracotta hydria (water jar)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Medium:
Terracotta; black-glaze
Dimensions:
H. 24 1/8 in. (61.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
An ivy wreath circles the neck.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1902. "List of Donations of Works of Art since the Last Report." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 32: p. 25.