Spindle whorl

Maya, Chichen Itza, Mexico

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Pre-Columbian

Red terracotta

Overall: 1 3/16 × 9/16 in. (3 × 1.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Karl Bailey, Class of 1961P

158.27.14265

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Period

Pre-Columbian

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Weaving

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Pedro Castillo [worked by Sylvanus Morely at Chichen Itza]; given to Karl Bailey [father of Richard Bailey, Class of 1961], Birmingham, Michigan; given to present collection, 1958.

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