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Weaving Shuttle

Description

Weaving shuttle carved from light-colored wood (grayish-beige color) but no hardware left and old damage to the one side; smooth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Ash
Carved
carving (processes)
Possibly ash (wood)
Shuttle
shuttles (textile tools)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.537
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10645

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