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Spindle whorl: ANE.253.1934

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 23

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Description

Spindle whorl

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 0.0325 m

Place(s) associated

  • Tell Arpachiyeh ⪼ Iraq

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934) by British Museum, trustees of the

Materials used in production

Clay

Identification numbers

Accession number: ANE.253.1934
Primary reference Number: 87481
Oldadmincategory: O
Oldobjectnumber: WAE.253.1934
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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