Attic Red-Figured Hydria with Aphrodite Pandemos Riding the Goat

Culture: Greek/Attic
Period: 400-375 B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 20.9 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 2314
Provenance: French private collection Pierre, Claude & Janine Verité, acquired between 1930 and 1980. Accompanied by a French antiquities passport.
Condition: On the back stabilized cracks, otherwise only minor wear.
Description: Red-figured hydria with typically raised handles and a third vertical one which starts below the rim and reaching to the neck. Egg-and-dart pattern encircling the rim, the neck as well as the bottom frame of the image area. The scene depicts Aphrodite Pandemos with a clothless upper body and a coat thrown over, riding the goat. In front of her the winged Eros.