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Wooden spindle, Scottish, 18th century
Spindle for spinning worsted yarn used on the Island of Harris in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland in the 18th century.
Collection of around 500 objects dating from c.1400–1989
Hebridean Spinning Wheels
Collection of 17 objects dating from c.1700–1900
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Object Location:This object is not currently on display at Glasgow Museums. Why?
Associated Date:circa 18th century
Associated Place:Scotland, Outer Hebrides, Island of Harris (place associated)
Size/ Weight:overall: 170 mm x 34 mm x 31 mm 33.0 g
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