Yarn Winder and Spinning Wheel Bottles

Full Pictures and Close-ups: Winder with Ivory Beads and Snake

Height Bottle Markings
7 1/2" tall, 2 1/4" in diameter round bottle, no markings
Description, including signature and date
This bottle has a four-armed yarn winder wound with a heavier gauge perl cotton. Dangling from the four ends of the double cross piece at the top are painted ivory egg-shaped beads. The beads are threaded to open, and inside of each one is a pair of tiny ivory dice, about one eighth of an inch cube. And twisting around in the winder's threads is a black snake which seems to be made of wood, possibly a tendril from a vine.

Yarn Winders 21 - 30