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Warping Frame

Description

Four rough-hewn, long, square sectioned members joined to form a square by mortise and tenon construction. Each member is drilled with holes for shaved pegs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Inscriptions
Incised with Roman numerals to assure proper construction. A printed paper tag reads: Harriet A. Barstow Auction- Taunton, Mass., July 29, 1950.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Frame, Warping
frames (furnishings)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
78 x 84 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.769
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11583

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