Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spindle
  • England, United Kingdom
  • spindle, late 1800s–1991
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 36 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 14 1/8 x 4 1/8 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3470
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The spindle is made from light natural colored wood. The dowel is pointed at one end, with a notch at the other end. It has a flat whorl.