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Bat Head

Description

Maple spinning wheel batten; "often called the palm in older wheels."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Batten
maple (wood)
spinning wheels
Textile machinery
Dimensions
10 x 4 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.31
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Clara Bennett
GUSN
221348

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