Spindle whorls of wood and bone

  • Exhibition Text

    • Spindle whorls of wood and bone, used with a wooden shaft for spinning yarn of mountain goat wool.

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  • Collection Information

    • (Spindles)

      Catalog No: 16 / 2199 Field No: 114
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
      Country: CANADA
      Material: WOOD, BONE
      Dimensions: L:32 D:5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897
      Donor: HUNT, GEORGE & BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.
      Collector: HUNT AND BOAS?

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      Catalog No: 16 / 2200 Field No: 114
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
      Country: CANADA
      Material: WOOD, BONE
      Dimensions: L:28 D:5.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897
      Donor: HUNT, GEORGE & BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.
      Collector: HUNT AND BOAS?

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      (Whorls)
      Catalog No: 16 / 2204 Field No: 38
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
      Country: CANADA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: D:4 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897
      Donor: HUNT, GEORGE & BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.
      Collector: HUNT AND BOAS?

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      Catalog No: 16 / 2205 Field No: 38
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
      Country: CANADA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: D:5.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897
      Donor: HUNT, GEORGE & BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.
      Collector: HUNT AND BOAS?

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      Catalog No: 16 / 8165 Field No: 19
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW, KOSKIMO
      Locale: BC, KOSKIMO
      Country: CANADA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: D:6.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1900 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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      Catalog No: 16 / 8166 Field No: 20
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW, KOSKIMO
      Locale: BC, KOSKIMO
      Country: CANADA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: D:8 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1900 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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