The Eyre Hydria by Unknown Artist

Black-figure vase.

Details

Medium:
Fired clay
Art Fund grant:
£15,000 ( Total: £30,000)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Charles Ede

Three handled water jar depicting a young man on horseback flanked by two youths.

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Eyre of Hallingbury, thence by descent

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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