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Spindle Whorl

Object Number:E231
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Kahun
Period: Middle Kingdom
Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made: 1938 - 1759 BC
Early Date: -1939
Late Date: -1758
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other Number:ES 231 - Original Number

Description

Wood. Shaft has notch at top. Cylindrical whorl two-thirds of the way down. Pointed base.

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