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Flax Breaker

Description

Flax breaker; square pine body, four oak legs; axed square board.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Material
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Breaker, Flax
flax (fiber)
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
Textile machinery
Dimensions
32 1/2 x 66 x 9 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.813
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
221222

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