pseudamphora

pseudamphora

[soo-dam-fer-uh]
noun, plural pseudamphorae [soo-dam-fuh-ree] .
a Mycenaean vase having a spherical body, a spout on the shoulder, and a handle, curving across the top, supported by a solid conical neck.
Also called stirrup jar, stirrup vase.


Origin:
pseud- + amphora

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