Circa: first half of 19th century
Size: over 8″ / 21 cm / long and 1 ½ ″ / 3 cm / wide propellers
TURKEY KONYA / KARAPINAR Turkmen antique wooden hand carved drop spindle. Another great sample survived out of all disasters so, it must be made from a hard wood, Carving on propellers had been done by a wood master. The Chevron or Zig-zag design has two sections by diving in their centers. Feeling of touching its surface makes you amazed by the patina it has. Its old rod also is in good condition but surely not the first one from early times since they do not survive long.
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