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Great wheel

1998.1201 (RS24027)

Description

Flax wheel w/ 10 turned spokes (one is a replacement), turned distaff, solid platform board, and three turned legs. Stained wood.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of main frame: ""E.P.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
spinning wheels
WHEEL, SPINNING
Dimensions
60 x 72 x 21.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1201
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14077

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