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Shuttle

Description

Shuttle with wire ends; inlcudes quill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
"BF" (scratched)
"COLBY JULIA SLADE" (handwritten)
Location of origin
New England
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
maple (wood)
Shuttle
shuttles (textile tools)
Dimensions
12 x 2 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.33
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Adah N. Bowles
GUSN
221390

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