Wool wheel (bench only)

Object Number: 
N-355
Date: 
1700-1800
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 37 1/4 x 48 x 20 in. ( 94.6 x 121.9 x 50.8 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on edge of bench below wheel head mount: "LJ"
Description: 
Wooden wool wheel bench (wheel missing); angled bench with tension device with two turned posts mounted at high end, and thick turned post with iron pin through top (on which wheel in meant to rotate) mounted on low end; bench raised on three raked legs, one at high end and two at low end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George W. Nash
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group