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Filling the bobbin on a spinning wheel preparatory to weaving, Telemarken, Norway

Filling the bobbin on a spinning wheel preparatory to weaving, Telemarken, Norway
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Accession Number: 0000.2167.5

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Photograph--stereograph

Date Made: 1900-1920

Description:
Filling the bobbin on a spinning wheel preparatory to weaving, Telemarken, Norway. Black and white image of a woman working at a spinning wheel, filling the bobbin. Yarn is wound on the winder set in front of her. Nearby is a handcrafted trunk or chest for storage. Meadville, Pa.: The Keystone View Company, [1900-1920] 17.5 x 8.75 cm.8.75

Subject:
Winding and spooling--Hand--Winder, bobbin; Spinning-wheel; Telemark fylke (Norway); Spinners; Labor--Female; Norway; Spinning--Hand--Spinning wheel

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