Bronze hydria (water jar)

Bronze | 51.4 x 51.4cm | Mid-5th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

Inscribed on top of the mouth "one of the prizes from Argive Hera"

This hydria, like Greek art in all its forms, is marked by clearly defined parts organized into a harmonious well-proportioned whole. The plain body swells gently to the shoulder zon...
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