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Whorl

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

2.5 x 2.2 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.322

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textile- and costume-making

Dark gray unglazed and incrusted. Bell shaped; pierced; no ornamentation; good mold. Taken from P.4193 (84.204) with P.4104, P.4017, M.585. Possibly not originally there.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America