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When the Egyptians sacrificed a pig to the moon, "the first sacred emblem they carried was a hydria, or water-pitcher."Moon Lore|Timothy Harley
In matters of detail, a hydria in Munich, No. 125, 66 offers the best illustration.
The kalpis (Fig. 187) and krossos were modifications of the hydria.
The kados is the first of the vessels for drawing liquids, of which class the hydria (Fig. 188) is the best known.
On one, a Vulcian hydria of archaic style, a naked and bearded combatant bears a leaf-shaped sword without a guard.The Archaeology and Prehistoric Annals of Scotland|Daniel Wilson