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Yarn Winder

Description

A shaved upright holds a frame comprised to two oblong horizontal elements joined by four shaved spindles. All are raised on a heavy pyriform base and are unpainted. The frame pivots and can be removed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
shaving (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Shaved
shaving (process)
Winder
winders
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34 x 28 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1153
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3369

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