Loom

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11165

Description

Large, four harness weaving loom with squared posts and rails painted red with many accessories; appears to be complete.

Details

Descriptive Terms

looms (textile tools)
cotton (textile)
hardwood
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
string (fiber product)
Loom
Loom

Inscription

There are numbers marked in chalk on the framing elements.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

84 x 65 1/2 x 55 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1684

Places

Massachusetts (United States)