Loom accessory

Object Number: 
N-203
Date: 
1750-1850
Medium: 
Wood, twine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 57 x 5 1/2 x 1 in. ( 144.8 x 14 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: at center and on either end of reverse: "IGK"
Description: 
Loom accessory ( raddle/ravel/raivel/rake) consisting of a pair of wooden bars joined by a closely-spaced series of cylindrical wooden pegs; with a pierced wooden tab at either end, and lengths of twine attached.
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