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Spindle whorl: GR.49.1970

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Spindle whorl, conical

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.039 m
Height: 0.032 m

Place(s) associated

  • Argos ⪼ Argolid ⪼ Greece

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1970) by Walston, Lord, CVO, DCL

Dating

Archaic
Classical
-0600 BCE - -0401 BCE

Materials used in production

Clay

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GR.49.1970
Primary reference Number: 69857
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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