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Unfired clay or ceramic spindle whorl

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posted on 2021-10-27, 07:31 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow
Gatty Slip:Clay spindle whirl, found at Beakesbourne in Kent. Fornerly with the Faussett coll. vide Inven. Sep. p. 151, pl. 2 opp. 151. Cir. 1 in. diam. [Note] \I am not quite certain this is the right whirl it is not like the picture exactly - but I go by the labelling - (C.T. Gatty)\""Mayer card: clay spindle whorl 1 inch diam.Described as 'clay' on the original index card in the Liverpool Collection (see SCH index card).

History

Grave ID

Bekesbourne Grave 29

Object ID

M6707

Catalogue Number

M 6707

Material

Ceramic, clay (Sonia Hawkes Material Notes; clay) (Antiquarian Material; N/A)

Complete Keyword List (Including Alternatives)

spindle whorl (Sonia Hawkes Keyword; spindle whorl) (Antiquarian Keyword; discus, quoit, toy)

Status

lost

Location

National Museums Liverpool

Collection

Mayer Collection

Original Collection

Faussett

Category ID

textile

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