Yarn Winder

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

GUSN

GUSN-251599

Description

Wood; four long arms joined together on a turned post; crutch-like rests at the ends of arms; rests for the turned post with V-shaped support at the top; attached to a sawhorse-like stand with splay legs; from the center of the base extends another support with a toothed wheel that fits into the turned post.

Details

Descriptive Terms

winders
wood (plant material)
turning (shaping process)
joining
Textile machinery
Winder

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.900