Stone Tool: Spindle Whorl

1924.02.0215

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Stone Tool: Spindle Whorl   (1924.02.0215)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Textileworking T&E
  4. :
  5. Textile Manufacturing Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Neolithic?
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 3.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.0 cm
Weight 19 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone--Limestone
Manufacturing Processes Piercing, Grinding
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Baudon Collection
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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