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Skein Reel

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Native NameLabian
Object Number:P1424A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Lampong
Provenience: Sumatra
Komering Agong (uncertain)
Date Made: 1901
Early Date: 1901
Late Date: 1901
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Hide
Wood
Peel
Length: 37.8 cm
Width: 4.6 cm
Thickness: 1.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of H. M. Hiller and Alfred C. Harrison Jr., 1901

Description

Flat piece of wood with curved ends. Part of a niddy-noddy, or frame on which spun yarn is wound, from a spindle, to form skeins. Labian.

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