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Darning Peg (Needle?)

Description

Long tapered, polished maple peg.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
unfinished
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Maple
maple (wood)
NEEDLE, DARNING
needles (piercing tools)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Unfinished
unfinished
Dimensions
8.25 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.527
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10636

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