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This spindle whorl or fly wheel was recovered during excavations at the Kansas Archeological Training Program in 1998. It was found in Meade County at the Lundeen site, a Middle Ceramic period camp site that was part of Wilmore Complex. The ceramic artifact was used either as a spindle whorl for spinning yarn or fiber or as a fly wheel to help in drilling holes.

Date: 1237 CE-1435 CE

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Item Number: 313820
Call Number: 14MD306-304-17
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 313820

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