Bobbin Reel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2853

Description

Egg-shaped end with flaring tip; tapering shaft with reel-like band at mid-section and a flattened, circular finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Dimensions

4 1/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1314