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Terracotta stirrup jar

Late Helladic IIIA2
ca. 1375–1300 B.C.
H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm.)
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Broad and narrow bands and degenerate floral ornament.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 442, p. 48-49, Bo. 442, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Furumark, Arne. 1941. The Mycenaean Pottery: Analysis and Classification. no. 7, p. 611, Type 170, Stockholm: V. Pettersons bokindustriaktiebolsg.

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