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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Impasto
Object Type Textile Related::Spindle Whorl
Decorative Technique Incised
Object Type (notes) Incised Spindle Whorl
Size Max pres. diameter: 0.021m; max. pres. height: 0.013m; max. pres. diameter of perforated hole: 0.005m
Condition Surfaces are pitted, worn, and encrusted. There are incised lines on the base and a possible sigla on the conical side.
Fabric Description Impasto
Description A truncated, conical shaped spindle whorl with a depression around the perforation of the base. There are three sets of incised lines around the rim of the base. Each set has 3 or 4 lines of varying length. There may have been a fourth set of lines but the rim edge is worn. On the rounded side of the spindle whorl there is a potential sigla of 1 vertical line that is crossed by 2 perpendicular lines. The vertical line is .009 m, the perpendicular line closest to the small end of the spindle whorl is .003 m, and the perpendicular line closest to the base is .005 m
Legacy Database Artifact ID 20140052
Year Excavated 2014
Year Cataloged 2014
Page 147
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Master Grid
EW (x) NS (y) Depth (z) Elev. (z)
91.25 -40.28 28.72
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
pottery
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Cara L. Polsini. "PC 20140052 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 59/2014, ID:676/Locus 5". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/e7ab0765-66a4-4b6d-a326-0699ba96b176>

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