Bobbin Reel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2850

Description

Egg-shaped end on tapering shaft with reel-turned device at mid-section; baluster-shaped finial; natural finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1311