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Spindle with spindle whorl

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Wood spindle with black and white ceramic whorl.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, April 10, 1951.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably Late Intermediate, Probably A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.573

Medium or Technique

Wood and clay

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Equipment