Greek. <em>Red-Figure Hydria</em>, early 4th century B.C.E. Clay, slip, 7 7/8 x 6 1/4 in. (20 x 15.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X276. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.x276_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Red-Figure Hydria


Medium: Clay, slip

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 4th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 6 1/4 in. (20 x 15.8 cm) excluding handles: 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)


Accession Number: X276

Image: CUR.x276_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small red-figure hydra of late type, with egg-shaped body, broad, flanged lip, side handles curving upward, molded, hollow foot. Decoration on one side of body showing Eros and two women. Condition: base broken off and glued in place also with chip at rim. Probably handle at neck is repaired if not new--very sticky.

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