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Terracotta stirrup jar

Period:
Late Helladic IIIA
Date:
ca. 1200–1050 B.C.
Culture:
Helladic, Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.736
Not on view
Groups of broad bands, incised symbols on handle.
Said to be from Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 438, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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