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Wool Finger

Description

Birch or beech finger wheel or "boy" for spinning wool; wheel is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Material
beech (wood)
birch (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Finger, Wool
Possibly beech (wood)
Possibly birch (wood)
spinning wheels
Textile machinery
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 1 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1092A
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Robert H. Hall
GUSN
28349

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