[ soo-dam-fer-uh ]
/ suˈdæm fər ə /
noun, plural pseud·am·pho·rae [soo-dam-fuh-ree] /suˈdæm fəˌri/.
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.
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Also called stirrup jar, stirrup vase.
Words nearby pseudamphora
Definition for stirrup-vase (2 of 2)
Also called stirrup vase.
Origin of stirrup jar
First recorded in 1900–05
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