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spindle whorl
  • Cowichan peoples
  • spindle whorl, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2 x 20 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5582
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The wooden disc is raised near the center hole. It is brown but otherwise undecorated.