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Spindle Whorl

Object Number:32-27-475
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 813B
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Red Polished
Height: 4.2 cm
Outside Diameter:5.2 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number:32 - Field No SF
32 - Other Number

Description

fine hard light brown clay. thin lustrous red-brown slip. conical with flat bottom. incised decoration: alternating groups of vertical lines and short horizontal lines, 4 of each, hatching on lower edge, group of horizontal lines around top, on bottom, 4 radiating hatched bands. type Ib

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. 345, no. 32View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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