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Spindle Whorl

Object Number:32-27-455
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 812A
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Red Polished
Height: 2.2 cm
Outside Diameter:4.2 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number:48 - Field No SF
48 - Other Number

Description

light orange-brown clay, mostly dark gray. traces of red-brown slip. conical, with flat bottom. Incised decoration: three groups of concentric semicircles, groups of dots in the spaces, on bottom, four groups of concentric semicircles around the edges, ring of dots around the hole. type Ia

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. 308, no. 48View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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