Wool spinning wheel; Maine; mid-19th C.

Wool spinning wheel; Maine; mid-19th C.

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Description
Wool spinning wheel; Found in an attic weaving room in a Rumford, Maine area farmhouse. Has a toothed tension adjustment. Spindle is missing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Spinning Wheel, Wool
date made
mid 19th century
place made
United States: Maine
ID Number
TE.T13967.000
catalog number
T13967.000
accession number
268779
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. H.F. Hallock, Jr.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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