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Lace Bobbin

Description

A pestle-like form with flattened chip-carved top on tapering standard narrows to rounded handle with mushroom-shaped finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Bobbin
Carved
spools
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1302
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2842

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