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Spindle Whorl

Object Number:32-27-493
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 815C
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Red Polished
Height: 2.8 cm
Outside Diameter:3.7 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number:4 - Field No SF
4 - Other Number

Description

fine hard dark orange clay. thin dark red-brown slip, traces of luster. truncated biconical, with flat bottom. incised decoration: 4 vertical panels of multiple broken zigzags, 2 double, on bottom, 4 radiating groups of 4 parallel lines. type Id

Bibliography:

[Thesis] Herscher, Ellen C. 1978. The Bronze Age Cemetery at Lapithos, VRYSI TOU BARBA, Cyprus: Results of the University of Pennsylvania Museum Excavations, 1931.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 370, no. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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