Spindle Whorl

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Spindle Whorl

1000 - 1470 CE

stone with white pigment

3/8 x 5/8 in. (0.95 x 1.59 cm)

CREATION PLACE:

North or Central Coast, Peru

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Chancay or Chimu

PERIOD:

Late Intermediate

OBJECT NAME:

whorls (spindle flywheels)



CREDIT LINE:

The Fred Olsen Collection

OBJECT NUMBER:

1967-29-610.20

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