Spool Rack

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1750-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11584

Description

Three parallel uprights joined at each end by rectangular cross-piece and 30 turned spools, held in place by hand carved pegs. It is unpainted.

Details

Descriptive Terms

racks (supporting devices)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Turned
Wood
Rack, Spool

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

63 1/2 x 24 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.770