Shaker Museum

Temple, Weaving Machine

Temple, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1950.178.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Description

Portion of a temple of maple with the wedge-shaped working end sheathed with steel sheet. The sheet steel extends about 1 1/4" beyond end of wood and the leading edge is cut and filed to form ten points. Shaft is rectangular with a groove along one edge. Four holes are drilled through shaft toward end opposite the working end.

Dimensions

0.5 x 26.812 x 1.687 in. (1.3 x 68.1 x 4.3 cm)

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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