Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tunisia
  • spindle, late 1800s–1965
  • Where object was made: Tunisia
  • wood, pigment, carving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 38 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 14 15/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3473

The wooden rod is pointed at both ends with a whorl near one end. One edge of the whorl is colored red, the other is colored green.