Spindle, spindle whorl, and fiber/yarn

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Culture/People
Tukano (Tucano)
Object Name
Spindle, spindle whorl, and fiber/yarn
Media/Materials
Wood, nut/nuts, cotton yarn
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Weaving tools/equipment
Place
Colombia
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1939.
Catalog Number
20/830
Barcode
200830.000
See related items
Tukano (Tucano)
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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