Stirrup jar fragment

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

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