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Stirrup jar fragment

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Upper fragment of stirrup jar with broken base of stirrup. Red clay with buff slip and dark brown and red paint. Shows join of center column of stirrup to body of jar. Red dotted "rosettes" (dotted circles with central dot) and brown bands around base of stirrup.

Provenance

"From the tombs of Mycenae."

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Davidson

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic III Period,

Dimensions

5.6 x 7.3 cm (2 3/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

80.647

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels