Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Spindle Whorl

Date:
9th–15th century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Mexican
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
Diameter 1-1/2 in. (3.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Implements
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jane Costello Goldberg, from the Collection of Arnold I. Goldberg, 1986
Accession Number:
1987.394.748
Not on view
Arnold I. Goldberg, New York, until (d.)1976; Jane Costello Goldberg, New York, 1976–(d.)1986

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