hetchel or hackle for flax
Overall: 22 x 17 1/2 x 35 in. ( 55.9 x 44.4 x 88.9 cm )
carved: "SK" [Samuel Krom]
Four-legged wooden bench with two pads with nails protruding mounted on top.
According to an earlier record, the initials "SK" stand for Samuel Krom.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.