In preparation for weaving, the thread was wound around the arms of a skein winder. The arms
of the holder rotated around the central column as the
skein was wound. The human figure represented the
ancestors who had passed their skills down and also
served to protect the person spinning the thread.
Height: 26" x Diameter: 13" - Base: 5 7/8" square, and height on the stand is 29 1/4".