Lace Bobbin

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2842

Description

A pestle-like form with flattened chip-carved top on tapering standard narrows to rounded handle with mushroom-shaped finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spools
wood (plant material)
Wood
Carved
Bobbin

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1302