Thank you to everyone who pointed out I forgot THE most important photo from the Choosing a Supported Spindle episode of The Peahen’s Ponderings.
You asked for it; here it is.
The world’s most beautiful Spanish Peacock Tibetan spindle and bowl.
The shaft is ebony. The whorl and the bowl are both amboyna burl.
I am currently designing a humidity controlled, hermetically sealed clear acrylic case with a stand specifically for this one-of-a-kind masterpiece… ok, not really. After all, I may find fiber worth of spinning on it someday!
You need some Quivit or Vicuna. Talk about luxury spinning!!!
Quivit or Vicuna would make this the world’s most luxury spinning experience.
[…] should go without saying that the first spindle displayed was The World’s Most Beautiful Spindle. The spindle has a shaft length of just over 12″, which is about average for the Spanish […]