Reed (loom accessory)
Wood, twine, cane
Overall: 40 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 103.5 x 8.9 x 1.3 cm )
carved: on one end of frame: "XXXXX" impressed: on either side of other end of frame: "NORWICH" and "JEREMIAH / HUNTING[TON?]"
Rectangular wooden frame wound with twine securing dents made of cane.
A reed fit in the batten of a loom and was used to space warp yarns evenly.
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