Spindle Whorl


From: Iran | Rayy

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 37-11-215
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Iran | Rayy
Site Name Rayy
Archaeology Area RTD 3, Pit 3, #2, D. .30; D. top 56.
Date Made Islamic
Section Near Eastern
Materials Bone

Bone coloured red. Domed. Incised triangles on dome; incised bands around vertical walls. Perhaps used as an ornament or button.

Credit Line The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition to Rayy; Erich F. Schmidt, 1937
Other Number RD 2285 - Field No SF

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