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Spindle Whorl

Object Name:
Spindle whorl
Date:
8th–10th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Bone; incised and inlaid with paint
Dimensions:
H. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm) Diam. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Gift of Lily S. Place, 1921
Accession Number:
21.6.100
Not on view
Lily S. Place, Cairo (until 1921; gifted to MMA)
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