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Terracotta stirrup jar

Period:
Late Minoan IIIB
Date:
ca. 1300–1200 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Fine painted ware
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, by exchange, 1914
Accession Number:
14.89.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Decorated with bands and cross-hatching.
From Kavousi, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. "Greek Prehistoric Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 10 (1): p. 9.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 13, 162, pl. 2i, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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