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Loom Shuttle

2015.62.131 (RS222962)

Description

Wooden loom shuttle. Made by Seth Peabody for Sally Shaklee.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Inscriptions
"SS"
Notes on shuttle: "Ancestor of Gus Peabody Kennebunck ME made this for Sally Shaklee. Peabody was husband of LWW great aunt Eunice Burgess"
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Textile Manufacturing Equipment
Places
Topsfield (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Shuttle
Shuttle, Weaving
shuttles (textile tools)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.131
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310836

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