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Spool Rack

Description

Three parallel uprights joined at each end by rectangular cross-piece and 30 turned spools, held in place by hand carved pegs. It is unpainted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Rack, Spool
racks (supporting devices)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
63 1/2 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.770
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11584

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