Stirrup Jar


From: Greece | Crete | Gournia

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4674
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Minoan
Provenience Greece | Crete | Gournia
Locus H. of Soup Kitchen
Period Late Minoan IB | Late Minoan III
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Handmade

Tall stirrup jar. Coarse, red (2.5 YR 5/4-6) clay with light and dark incusions. Wiped with water. Handmade. Restored from fragments; some sherds missing.

Height 39 cm
Outside Diameter 14.2 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Candia Museum (Herakleion Archaeological Museum); H. B. Hawes, 1904

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