Spindle whorl



Accession Number
EC1182
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Spinning and weaving, Spindle, Spindle whorl
Period
Islamic Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Lead)
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Diameter: 19mm | Depth: 10mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A lead spindle whorl, shaped like a beehive, measuring 19mm at its widest diameter, and 10mm in depth. It was found in a box with Islamic glass bangles.