ANCIENT UNIQUE WHORL/DROP SPINDLE MADE OF CLAY.

ANCIENT UNIQUE WHORL/DROP SPINDLE MADE OF CLAY.
Item# newitem415661633
$22.50
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Product Description

ANCIENT UNIQUE WHORL/DROP SPINDLE MADE OF CLAY.
THIS UNIQUE WHORL/DROP SPINDLE IS MADE OF HARD CLAY. IT IS CADDO INDIAN ORIGIN AND FROM SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS. IT HAS A BEAUTIFUL CENTER HOLE AND LOTS OF PATINA. THIS ANCIENT INDIAN ARTIFACT HAS BEAUTIFUL AGE WORN DESIGN PATTERNS. IT IS ROUND. IT SHOWS ANCIENT CHIP ON THE BOTTOM EXTERIOR IN AN AREA HARD TO NOTICE. ONE OF THE PICTURES WILL SHOW THIS ANCIENT CHIP AREAS.

Drop spindles are primitive spinning tools, virtually the only spinning tool used until 1000 ad the spinning wheel as we know it did not exist before the 1500s. The drop spindle is still the primary tool used in remote locations throughout the world.

THIS WHORL IS 2.00" DIAMETER AT THE BASE. IT WAS USED THE INDIANS ABOUT 1,500-500 YEARS AGO. IT MAY HAVE BEEN A ARTIFACT FROM THE HURSHEL KITCHEN"S COLLECTION AT ONE TIME.

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