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Catalog Number 2011.08.19.a
Description A spinning wheel used as a prop in a production at Chautauqua. Accompanying the wheel is a photograph of it onstage during the performance. The wheel is wooden. Has cracks and splits in wood at parts due to strain but is otherwise in adequate condition. Date and place of creation unknown.
Collection Chautauqua Institution Artifact Collection
Search Terms Spinning machinery
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Lexicon sub-category Textileworking T&E
Object Name Wheel, Spinning
Classification Domestic Life