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Wool wheel

1986.293 (RS25668)

Description

Turned distaff w/ horn cap and red turned brace for wheel on chamfered edged support and 3 splayed rod shaped legs. The wheel is w/ tapering spindles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1880
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
spinning wheels
WHEEL, SPINNING
Dimensions
60 x 71.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.293
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14280

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