Terracotta hydria: kalpis (water jar)
- Attributed to the manner of the Shuvalov Painter
- ca. 430 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation and Schimmel Foundation Inc. Gifts, 1984
- Accession Number:
Eros approaching seated woman
Both Eros and the woman are holding fillets (bands). Eros wears a special crown consisting of a diadem that comes to a point over the forehead and is embellished with leaflike projections.