Small black-figure hydria showing two women under a cloak with male attendants - ROM2018_16764_53

ROM2018_16764_53

Small black-figure hydria showing two women under a cloak with male attendants

Medium:Wheel-thrown earthenware, slip-painted with incised detail
Geography: Made in Eretria, Euboea, Greece; findspot unknown
Date: about 550-540 BC
Period: Greek Archaic period
Dimensions:
15.6 x 12.7 cm
Object number: 939.10.20
On view
Gallery Location:Gallery of Greece
DescriptionThis decoration on this Euboean water-jar (hydria) imitates the Attic black-figure vases made in Athens, but is badly executed. The clay is typical of Euboea.
Collection:
Greek World
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