Near Eastern, Iranian
5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Iran, Tall-i-Bakun
Legacy dimension: H. .024 D. .033
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spindle whorl with scalloped edge. Two black lines on one side. Clay: Pale buff, medium hard, polished. Unglazed.
From Tall-i-Bakun, near Persepolis. 1937: excavated by the University of Chicago-Museum of Fine Arts Persepolis Expedition. Assigned to the MFA in the division of finds. (Accession Date: December 13, 1945)
University of Chicago-Museum of Fine Arts Persepolis Expedition