Minerva is the Roman counterpart to Greek Athena, often depicted holding a drop spindle. She was the virgin goddess of poetry, medicine, wisdom, commerce, weaving, crafts and magic, and was the inventor of music.
This yarn is a wonderful, incredibly lustrous and shiny blend of 50% Merino / 50% Bombyx Silk Two ply, aran/light worsted, very soft and excellent for next-to-skin wear, sweaters, scarves, hats and mittens.
5.7 ounces (161g), approximately 400 yards per skein (unless noted otherwise).
Needle Size: 7-9 US, 4.5-5.5mm
Gauge: 11-16 stitches / 4 inches