Lace Bobbin

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2841

Description

An elongated handle with disc-like finial and two disc-like extensions at midsection with a bulbous and crudely-carved terminus; natural finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spools
pine (wood)
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
Carved
Pine
Bobbin

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

4.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1301