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Quilling Rod

Description

Quilling rod. Used with wheel 1919.724. See photograph in : Cummer, Joan Whittaker. "A Book of Spinning Wheels". Portsmouth, NH: Peter E. Randall, 1993, p. 67; for an example of a wheel that such a rod would have been used with.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Material
ash (wood)
oak (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Possibly New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
oak (wood)
rods (object genre)
Spindle
spindles (textile working equipment)
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1913.2
Credit Line
Gift of William Wallace Taylor
GUSN
221183

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