Wool Manufacturing Process sample; Arlington Woolen Mills; 1884

Wool Manufacturing Process sample; Arlington Woolen Mills; 1884

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Description
Skein of wool, dyed yellow. Part of Catalog #s 6243 through 6359: From an 1884 donation by the Arlington Woolen Mills of samples illustrating the manufacture of worsted wool and cotton yarns.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Fiber
wool skein
Object Type
fiber
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 9 7/8 in x 2 in; 3.4925 cm x 25.0825 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
TE.E186293.000
catalog number
E186293
accession number
15125
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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