Word Origin for hydria
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The kados is the first of the vessels for drawing liquids, of which class the hydria (Fig. 188) is the best known.The Ceramic Art|Jennie J. Young
One of these is a hydria at present in the Berlin Museum, No. 1906.
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
The wine vessel in this metope, and the hydria in No. 307, indicate the wedding feast of Peirithos as the scene of the contest.
A nobler form is seen in the Greek hydria—a large three-handed water-vessel, adapted for carrying and pouring.The Bases of Design|Walter Crane