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Lace Bobbin

Description

An elongated handle with disc-like finial and two disc-like extensions at midsection with a bulbous and crudely-carved terminus; natural finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1800
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Bobbin
Carved
carving (processes)
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
spools
Dimensions
4.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1301
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2841

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