Darning Peg (Needle?)

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-10636

Description

Long tapered, polished maple peg.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needles (piercing tools)
maple (wood)
unfinished
maple (wood)
Shaker (Christian sect)
Maple
Unfinished
Shaker
NEEDLE, DARNING

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8.25 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.527