Hydria (Water Jar)

A work made of terracotta, decorated in the black-glaze technique.
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  • A work made of terracotta, decorated in the black-glaze technique.

Date:

about 300 BC

Artist:

Greek; possibly Apulia or Campania, Italy

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Hydria (Water Jar)

Origin

Nola

Date

300 BC

Medium

terracotta, decorated in the black-glaze technique

Dimensions

27.9 × 17.7 × 14.6 cm (11 × 7 × 5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1889.96

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