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Spindle Whorl

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Object Number:32-27-368
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Lapithos
Locus: Tomb 806A
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Red Polished
Height: 4.1 cm
Outside Diameter:5.1 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition; B.H. Hill, 1932
Other Number:100 - Field No SF

Description

conical, with bevelled lower edge, bottom slightly concaved. rectiliniar incision, on upper part, hatched lozenges; on the bevel, zigzags, on the bottom, parallel lines.

Bibliography:

[Article] Grace, Virginia R. 1940. "A Cypriote Tomb and Minoan Evidence for its Date". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 44. no. No.1. pg. 10-52 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, fig. 32View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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