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Spindle whorl with double-headed serpent design  (Weaving tools/equipment)  "1800-1860"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1800-1860

Materials:

Maple

Techniques:

Carved

Dimensions:

2.5 x 18 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Coast Salish, Coast Salish, Cowichan, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast

City:

Duncan

County:

Cowichan Valley Regional District

State:

British Columbia

Island Name:

Vancouver Island

Archipelago:

Vancouver Island Group

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by MAI in 1934.

Source ID:

NMAI_199466

Catalog Number:

18/6534

Album Name:

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