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Accession_Number 13.10.11.1
adlib_title spindle whorl; bead
Shape Spindle whorl; bead
Shape_description Ovoid in shape with a hole through the centre on the smallest axis, and an edge around the widest part of the bead.
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 5/8
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, White residue covers parts of the bead. Small chips on both ends of the piercing.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Middle Bronze Age
Date 18 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 2.8
Diameters 3.4
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Citizenship
Edited_by Alexandra
Date_edited 18.08.2004
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