Terracotta stirrup jar
- Late Helladic IIIA2 late-IIIB
- ca. 1325–1200 B.C.
- H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm.)
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The stirrup jar is one of the most common Mycenaean shapes used to contain liquids such as oil or wine.