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Hydria

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Hydria decorated with palmettes, vine scrolls and rosettes. Dark red clay. Decoration was intended to be light on dark.

Provenance

From. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; awarded to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the EEF.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period–Roman Imperial Period, 760 B.C.–A.D. 337

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.8 x 7.5 cm (4 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.46011

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels