Bobbin Reel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2844

Description

Egg-shaped terminus on tapering stem with reel-device at mid-section; baluster-shaped finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spools
maple (wood)
turning (shaping process)
maple (wood)
Maple
Turned
Bobbin

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1304