Bobbin Reel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2852

Description

Egg-shaped end incised with heart devices and hip-carved band on a tapering shaft with carved band at mid-shaft; flat button finial; natural finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1313