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Terracotta stirrup jar

Period:
Late Minoan III
Date:
ca. 1400–1200 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
H. as restored 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Spouted, bands and on shoulder cross-hatching, dark on light ware.
From Gournia, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): pp. 33, 35, fig. 15.

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