Meaning of pseudamphora


Pronunciation: (s-dam'fur-u), [key]
— pl. -pho•rae
  1. 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.
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