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Terracotta stirrup jar with octopus

Period: Late Helladic IIIC
Date: ca. 1200–1100 B.C.
Culture: Helladic, Mycenaean
Medium: Terracotta
Dimensions: H. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); diameter 8 7/16 in. (21.5 cm)
Classification: Vases
Credit Line: Purchase, Louise Eldridge McBurney Gift, 1953
Accession Number: 53.11.6

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