Spindle Whorl / Glass

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Record Details

Object Identifier
1970.03.1043
Object Name
Spindle Whorl
Object Type
Spindle whorls
Materials
Glass
Height
0.9
Inscribed
no
Full Artifact Description
Spindle whorl. Domed circular piece of translucent medium blue glass. Top slightly
flattened, bottom flat. Central vertical piercing. Top decorated with a cross design of yellow opaque glass thinly trailed on and smoothed in. Piece cracked on edge.
Verbatim Date
1st C BC - 1st C AD
Verbatim Provenance
Egypt
Countermark
no
Type Category
Artifact

Technical Details

Record
1970.03.1043
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.1043/1970_03_1043

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"Spindle Whorl; Glass". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.1043/1970_03_1043. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 05, 2023.