Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spindle whorl
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • spindle whorl, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 3.5 x 20.5 x 19 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 8 1/16 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5584
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Description

The brown disc has a prominent point in the center, around a central hole.