Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spindle
  • United States
  • spindle, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 48.5 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 19 1/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6051
Description

The spindle has a narrow shaft, pointed at one end, and a small disc-like whorl. It is light brown wood.