Spindle whorl and spindle

Image 1 for Spindle whorl and spindle
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Spindle whorl and spindle
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Spindle whorl and spindle
Culture/People
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Previous owner
Chief Juan Jackson, Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Collector
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951
Object Name
Spindle whorl and spindle
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Weaving tools/equipment
Place
Blackwater, Gila River Reservation; Pinal County; Arizona; USA
Collection History
Formerly owned by Chief Juan Jackson (Akimel O'odham); collected in 1919 by Edward H. Davis (1862-1951, a rancher and field collector for MAI) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
8/9132
Barcode
089132.000
See related items
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement