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Flax Wheel

1986.109 (RS25667)

Description

The wheel is molded, with straight supports, turned maidens, distaff and uprights.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
Branded on it is: ZW [possibly Zadock Wright].
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brands
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Branded
brands
Maple
maple (wood)
Oak
oak (wood)
spinning wheels
WHEEL, SPINNING
Dimensions
33.5 x 46.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.109
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11903

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