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

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1313