University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:33953
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Caudivilla
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Vegetable Fiber
Wood
Fiber
Clay
Shell
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:482 - Field No SF

Description

double deck; contents include spindles, whorls, thread, distaffs, 1/2 gourd, awl; some contents #'s 33989, 33990, 33998, 33925, 33937, 33933, 33935, 33987, 33988, 33924, 33947; 33991, 33881, 33951, 33896, 33922, 22915. In the upper part: 10 spindles with whorls, 7 spindles with whorls and thread, 10 cotton cones (distaff), 2 balls of brown thread, 2 balls of white thread, 1 skein of mixed colored yarn, 1 skein of white yarn, 1/2 of a small gourd. Lower part: 3 spindles with whorls, 1 spindle with whorl and thread, 1 wooden awl, 1 skein of colored yarn, 1 cone of cotton, 1/2 of a reddish shell, 2 bunches of mixed colored yarn


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