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Painted spindle or stick shuttle with bead
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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Chimu (?)
Title
Painted spindle or stick shuttle with bead
Work Type
spindles (textile working equipment)
shuttles (textile tools)
Date
1100-1470 AD
Location
Peru
Material
wood
Period
Chimú
Late Intermediate Period
Measurements
30 cm
Description
Thin wooden stick, pointed at both ends
painted near the middle with red and white horizontal bands of varying widths
a carved and painted bead is attached near the middle
a little brown fiber is wound around the spindle or shuttle. Associated with female mummy, radiocarbon ca. 1300-1350 AD.
Accession Number
Anthr1899_001_0028.tif
Condition
very good
Agent2
Mr. Larco?
Provenance
North Coast of Peru
Archival Collection
Precolumbian Peruvian textiles and ceramics
Rights
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File Name
1334173.fpx
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