Support spindle used for hand spinning yarn. Shaft is Wild Pear, Whorl is Bolivian Rosewood. Polished brass tip for exceptional durability.Weight: approximately 0.6 oz (17 gm)Overall length: 8 - 5/8 inches.Whorl diameter: 1 - 7/8 inches. Flicking Tip Diameter: 1.6 mmIndividually handcrafted wooden support spindle from our shop in Saco, Maine.Our spindles are precision balanced for a smooth, sustained spin. Multiple items to the same address are combined for reduced shipping costs.