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Bobbin Reel

Description

Cone-like end with flattened tip and chip carved band around widest point; tappers to thin shaft with ringed center and finial; natural finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1800
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
oak (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Bobbin
Carved
carving (processes)
Oak
Possibly oak (wood)
spools
Dimensions
4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1309
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2848

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