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avivamagnolia commented on the word spindle whorl
~The Beginning~1. Giant Coast Salish Spindle Whorl at Vancouver Airporthttp://www.yvr.ca/guide/todo/art/spindle.asp2. Aztec Spindle Whorl Design Dark T-Shirt|CafePress.comhttp://www.cafepress.com/buy/spindle+whorl/-/pd_74411463?CMP=KNC-F-ALL" rel="nofollow">3. Medieval North European Spindle Whorlshttp://www.cs.vassar.edu/~capriest/spindles.html4. Joy of Handspinning | Types of Drop Spindleshttp://www.joyofhandspinning.com/spindle-types.shtml5. Spindle Whorls From Excavation of Roman Levels in Minchin Holehttp://www.swanseaheritage.net/article/gat.asp?ARTICLE_ID=524&PRIMARY_THEME_ID=56. Cedar Spindle Whorl | DeMenil Collection, Houston(High-Res View) http://sorrel.humboldt.edu/~rwj1/SAL/sal1g.html~The End~
October 28, 2007
slumry commented on the word spindle whorl
I am glad you like this one--I was quite enchanted after seeing some related contemporary art at the University of Washington's Natural History Museum. I was fascinated to read about spindle whorls in early cultures also.
July 24, 2007
reesetee commented on the word spindle whorl
Beautiful! Love this kind of thing. :-)
An example and definition here: http://www.civilization.ca/tresors/treasure/228eng.html