Stirrup jar fragment
Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III Period
5.6 x 7.3 cm (2 3/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
"From the tombs of Mycenae."
Gift of Thomas Davidson