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U991.15.70
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Spindle Whorl)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Chiriquí[?], Panama[?]
Cultural Group : Chiriqui
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic
Support / Technique :
Object Type : whorls (spindle flywheels)
Visual Description : Small clay object (spindle whorl?) in the form of a hollow top or bell, similar to the larger object 964.13.1. It has a minute handle on topwhich may have served for suspension. Three equidistant holes are found on the lower part.
Accession # : U991.15.70
Width (cm) : 2.70
Height (cm) : 2.80
Depth (cm) : 2.70
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :