Black figured pottery

Black figured Caeretan Hydria

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Exact museum reproduction of a fine ancient Greek black figured Caeretan Hydria. (more information on Black figure pottery...)

Our Greek pottery items are handmade in Greece in a small family workshop using natural quality materials, superb craftsmanship and attention to detail. They are licensed and modeled after museum pieces from all over the world and bear the lead seal of authenticity.

This hydria features on one side Hercules delivering the dog of Hades, Cerberus, to his master Eurystheus, who has jumped terrified into a storage jar. Reverse side, two eagles fly above a scampering hare.530 B.C. Le Louvre Museum, Paris.

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Characteristics

Material
Ceramic & hand painted
Size
27 cm (11 in.)
 
$249.00
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