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Niddy Noddy

Description

Hand-carved wooden, H-shaped yarn winder, or niddy-noddy, with curved handles. Tool made by the father of the donor.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Location of origin
United States, New England
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Textile Manufacturing Equipment
Descriptive terms
niddy-noddies
Niddy-Noddy
Winder, Yarn
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
18 x 13 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.122
Credit Line
Gift of Winifred L. Beadle
GUSN
316419

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