Viking Age Replica "Whorl" for spinning wool.


Designed and based on a viking age finding from Latvia in one of the main lakes, the Latvia or "Rusk" settlement was one of the largest viking age settlements active for several hundred years and was a major hub for trade.

My whorls have been designed to replicate a finding that i own which was originally casted in Lead which is the heaviest metal for the size though toxic to humans so i increased the size slightly to make up for the weight then casted it your choice of either Bronze or Sterling Silver.

Traditionally whorls were made in several kinds of materials such as bone, wood, stone, and metals. once crafting the whorl they would craft a tapered dowel from wood where you would spin the dowel using the weight as a centrifuge which spins the wool making yarn.

This size of weighted whorl was perfect for spinning fine thread used for embroidery.

These whorls are Solid casted and not made from cheap tin metals or plated.

If you have nay questions please feel free to message me at any time.


Shipping from United States

Processing time

3-5 business days

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 1 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

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Frequently Asked Questions

Gift wrapping and packaging

Fun little fact about us we always wrap up everything we sell like a present so it always feels like your getting a gift in the mail and get to enjoy tearing open the paper and anticipation to see how awesome your new item is.



Custom and personalized orders

If you are looking for a custom order just message me so we can figure out details!

Care instructions

If your leather is feeling a little dry and stiff one of the best products you can ever apply is mink oil paste or "leather fat", a light coating will soften, protect and even help repel water

Wholesale availability

If you are looking to buy wholesale i start discounts at 25 items i also help with viking weddings and would be happy to work with you on what ever your looking for.

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