Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Morocco
  • spindle, late 1800s–1967
  • Where object was made: Casablanca, Morocco
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 36.5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 3/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3572

The rod is tapered at both ends. The whorl is closer to the more gently tapered end and is decorated with a pink band and yellow band.