Wool Finger

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1750-1850

GUSN

GUSN-28349

Description

Birch or beech finger wheel or "boy" for spinning wool; wheel is missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spinning wheels
wood (plant material)
birch (wood)
beech (wood)
Textile machinery
Finger, Wool

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 1 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Robert H. Hall

Accession Number

1918.1092A

Places

New England (United States) [general region]