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Spinning Wheel

Description

This spinning wheel is composed of oak and maple, with a riven bench and turned maple legs, spokes and finials. The bench bears a maker's stamp (see Inscriptions).

Details

Maker
Holmes, S.
Date
1750-1850
Inscriptions
"S. Holmes" (stamped)
Location of origin
New England; Pennsylvania
Material
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Possibly Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
spinning wheels
Wheel, Spinning
Dimensions
33 x 34 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2464
GUSN
286782

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