…..three friends noticed a discoidal object with incised, barely visible signs. The object was inside showcase Nr. 26, labeled with “Nuraghe Palmavera, Alghero, XV-IX century BC”. The disc itself, with a diameter of ca. 5 cm, is labeled as: “Large spindle-whorl or pawl for a rope ladder” and bear the inventory Nr. 618, 2471 Alghero-Sassari.
Top, the discoidal object from nuraghe Palmavera.
Bottom, cartoon by Franco Tabacco