Bobbin Reel

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2846

Description

A bulbous, rounded end on tapering shaft with carved reel at mid-section and flat round terminus.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spools
carving (processes)
maple (wood)
maple (wood)
Carved
Maple
Bobbin

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

3.625 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1307