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Object ID 1959.009.006 d
Object Name Bobbin
Collection Household/Domestic
Credit line Gift of Miss Alice P. Smyth
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1850
Made John Sellers
Description Wooden bobbin with an elongated shape with four lobed ends; wound with a length of modern brown and orange embroidery thread.
Dimensions W-1.25 L-1.75 inches
Owned Elizabeth Poole Sellers
Provenance Owned by Elizabeth Poole Sellers, the wife of John Sellers and grandmother of the donor.
Subjects Sewing equipment & supplies
Sewing
Search Terms Bobbins
Sewing
Room Read Bedroom
Material Wood