Objects
Spindle whorl. The 13th century
Spindle whorl. The 13th century
Object type
Spindle whorl
Place of origin
Rus, Ovruch
Date
The 13th century
Materials
Rose-coloured cleaving stone
Technique
Carving, drilling
Dimensions
Diameter: 2,1 cm; hole diameter: 0,7 cm
Object history note
Was discovered near the Nikolsky Gate, during archeological excavations in the Kremlin in 1995.
Publications
Memorability. Antiquity. Craftsmanship. New acquisitions of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow, 2005
Museum number
Арх-1130