Stirrup jar

Early Aegean, Minoan
Bronze Age, Late Minoan III A:2 - B? Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 070.

Dimensions

9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.570

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flat topped. Decoration in black paint turning to red, mainly horizontal bands. On shoulder, wavy lines, and nondescript ornaments to fill space.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Episkopi, Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker