Lois Holding the Distaff
Illustration of Lois (Timothy’s grandmother) holding a distaff. A distaff holds fibers which are spun into yarn on a spindle held in the opposite hand.
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Rev. Alvan Bond, D.D. Young People's Illustrated Bible History (Norwich, CT: The Henry Bill Publishing Company, 1875) 516