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Terracotta stirrup jar

Period:
Late Helladic IIIB
Date:
ca. 1300–1190 B.C.
Culture:
Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 in. (16.4 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.745
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Groups of broad and narrow lines, conventional design on shoulder.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 423, p. 47, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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