Spindle with spindle whorl

Probably Late Intermediate
Probably A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Central Coast

Dimensions

24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.579

Medium or Technique

Wood and clay

Not On View

Classifications

Equipment

Painted wood spindle with black, yellow and red ceramic whorl. Broken tip.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection