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Spindle

Spindle Whorl

Cotton

Object Number:42-35-246
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pokomam
Highland Maya
Provenience: Guatemala
San Antonio Aguas Calientes
Department of Sacatepequez
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Cotton
Length: 23 cm
Outside Diameter:2.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:165 - Field No SF

Description

Hard wood spindle with discoidal wooden worhl and white cotton thread.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Danien, Elin. 2002. Guide to the Mesoamerican Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, pl. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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