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Spindle whorl: ANE.204.1934

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Object information

Description

Spindle whorl

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.033 m

Place(s) associated

  • Tell Arpachiyeh ⪼ Iraq

Find spot

  • Tell Arpachiyeh Iraq

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934)

Dating

Circa -5000 BC - -4001 BC

Materials used in production

Steatite

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.204.1934
Primary reference Number: 87463
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.204.1934
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 14 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 15 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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