Spinning Wheel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-40057

Description

This flax wheel is composed of oak and maple or poplar, with turned legs, spokes, maidens and finials. The table or bench is riven. and is complete, with a distaff and flax.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spinning wheels
oak (wood)
maple (wood)
flax (fiber)
Wheel, Spinning

Inscription

"H R" (stamped)

Additional Identification Number

A 2151

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Vermont

Dimensions

34 1/2 x 36 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1938.1427

Date

ca. 1830 (according to donor)

Places

Vermont (United States)
Morrisville (Lamoille county, Vermont)