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Object Name Spool, Sewing
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-157
Date 1850-1950
Material(s) Wood
Dimensions H-5.5 Dia-3 inches
Description This is a wooden spool made from a single piece of wood. The top of the spool is circular and tapers up to the hole for the center shaft. The bottom is also circular and has a slight taper down to the hole for the center shaft. The side of the bottom is beaded and the letter "H" has been carved into the wood. The center shaft of the piece is hollow.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Spools of thread
Weaving
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS