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Hydria: GR.12.1917

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Description

Hydria, Medea

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.297 m
Width: 0.288 m

Relative size of this object

28.8 cm29.7 cm1 mm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Athens

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1917) by Hope, Francis Pelham Clinton, Lord

Dating

Classical
Production date: 450 BC

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Hydria" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/68673 Accessed: 2022-06-29 08:43:29

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