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Accession_Number TEMP.2003.7.39
adlib_title loomweight
Shape Loomweight
Shape_description
Material Limestone
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 7/4
Decoration Triangular prism, smooth on each sides. One thread hole, 0.7cm wide, 1.0 cm from top. On one side is a smaller hole that does not emerge on the other side.
Inscriptions
Condition Worn around the edges with chips on the base and top.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0607.jpg
2002.97.0607.jpg
Front view of the front of a limestone loomweight, showing thread hole.
2002.97.0608.jpg
2002.97.0608.jpg
Front view of the side of a limestone loomweight.
2002.97.0609.jpg
2002.97.0609.jpg
Front view of the bottom of a limestone loomweight.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 6.0
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. W. top 1.5; W. base 3.0
Location 10
Edited_by Faye Cheesman
Date_edited 15.07.2003
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