Weaving Shuttle

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-10645

Description

Weaving shuttle carved from light-colored wood (grayish-beige color) but no hardware left and old damage to the one side; smooth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shuttles (textile tools)
ash (wood)
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Ash
Carved
Shuttle

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

11 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.537