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Spindle-whorl

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Spindle-whorl of smooth brown stone, somewhat scratched. Three incised rings and holes along equator. Flattened at poles and with lengthwise hole.

Provenance

Purchased of Cesnola; from Cyprus

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Cypriote, Bronze Age,

Dimensions

Diameter: 1 in.

Accession Number

RES.72.366

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Textile & Costume-making