Objects
Spindle. Golds; Nanais
Spindle. Golds; Nanais
Title
Spindle
Ethnic groups
Golds; Nanais
Territory
Primorsky Oblast, Ussuri Krai, river Ussuri, Fuji Village
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Rubrics
spinning
Material
Dimensions
length 62.0; diameter 13.5
Number
РЭМ 1871-59
Annotation
Consists of a long wooden stem with a bossed lower end and a round spinning wheel decorated with carving on one side. In its top part, the spindle has a hole for hanging. The spindle served for spinning vegetable fiber yarn into ropes. The raw materials were nettle fibers harvested in autumn.