Wool (Great) Wheel

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1725-1775

GUSN

GUSN-4599

Description

Rough finished rectangular table supported by four splayed octagonally chamfered legs; the legs are force fit completely through the base; upright supports to hold wheel have knob turnings on upper end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spinning wheels
chestnut (wood)
chestnut (wood)
Chestnut
WHEEL, SPINNING

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

42 x 37.375 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.792B