• Culture/People:

    possibly ZenĂș (SinĂș) (archaeological) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Spindle whorl

  • Date created:

    AD 500-1000

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  • Techniques:

    Cast, perforated

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye/MAI from an unknown source in 1916.

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the 1491 section in the "Our Peoples" gallery on the 4th floor

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