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

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

4 1/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1314