Whorl

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

2.2 x 1.6 cm (7/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.254

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textile- and costume-making

Light gray whorl, unglazed; so small may be considered as bead.

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