Framed Near Eastern Alabaster Spindle Whorls

GBP 65.00

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Object Description

A framed set of three Near Eastern spindle whorls, carved out of alabaster, and perforated vertically through the centre. The spindle whorls are hemispherical in shape and feature a domed profile with grooved ridges. They would have been attached to a spindle stick through the middle and used in the production of thread.

Date: Circa 3rd-2nd Millenium BC

Object Condition

Good condition. The spindle whorls display signs of wear consistent with age.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:15 x H:20 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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