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Spindle whorl

Title: Spindle whorl
Site: Vinča
Location/Region: Vinča, Belgrade
Chrolonology: 2000 BC - 1000 BC
Museum: Military Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Period: Late Bronze Age
Epoch: Bronze Age
Closer Dating: 13-11 BC
Material: Fired clay
Dimensions: R - 4,5 cm
Production Technique: Manual

M. Peković, Arheološka zbirka Vojnog muzeja u Beogradu / Archaeological Collection of the Military Museum in Belgrade. Beograd 2006.


Ceramic spindle whorl decorated with spiral designs. There is a round hole in the middle.