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Umbrella Swift

Description

Maple swift with clamp-type base; elm screw stop; wire used at tops and bottoms of arms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
New England
Material
elm (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
elm (wood)
maple (wood)
Swift
swifts
Textile machinery
Dimensions
28 x 30 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.716
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. William Rutan
GUSN
221299

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