A WOMAN AT HER SPINNING WHEEL in OLD JAPAN by Okinawa Soba, via Flickr. Ca.1915-23.
A woman yak herder, wearing a red & turquoise head-dress, spins yak wool whilst watching the herd. Nimaling Plateau. Ladakh. India. Note the spoon support suspended from her belt.
A hand spinning wheel used by an old woman for winding a spool Enami Studio Lantern Slide No : 642. About 1920's, Japan
Siri Rustebakke, center, sits in front of a house with her daughters and daughter-in-law and four spinning wheels, 1873. #Victorian #women #spinning
using a drop spindle
Mrs. Patrick Dumond | weaving toweling in the attic | the French-Canadian Dumonds owned a small farm | Lille, Aroostook County, Maine, U.S.A. | 1940 | Jack Delano: photographer
convert old sewing machine treadle to spinning wheel Plans are only $20
Shetland sheep colors
Spinning silk from cocoons, ca 1915-23. Japan.
Tibetian lady spinning - At the Tibetan refugee center in Darjeeling. Most of the residents there are older now, not many younger ones willing to stay and learn the old crafts