Spinning Wheel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-50083

Description

This flax wheel is composed of oak and yellow birch (possibly) and consists of turned legs attached to a quarter-sawn table, with turned maidens, spokes and finials. The treadle may be a replacement.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spinning wheels
wood (plant material)
oak (wood)
yellow birch (wood)
Wheel, Spinning

Additional Identification Number

A 2116

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

35 x 36 x 25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser

Accession Number

1982.42

Places

Possibly