Spindle whorl

Description
This is an ancient Greek spindle whorl used to process wool into thread. Its provenance suggests it was excavated by Sir Alfred Biliotti during his important work at the acropolis of Cameiros between 1852 and 1864.
Accession Loan No.
1887/10/68
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
spindle whorl
Simple Name
spindle whorl
Full Name
spindle whorl
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Material
pottery
Collector / Excavator
Biliotti, A., Mr
Collection Site Name
Cameiros, Rhodes
Collection Town
Cameiros
Collection County
Rhodes
Collection Country
Greece
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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