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Group scene with spinning wheel

Accession Number: 0000.1607.5

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Photograph--stereograph

Date Made: 1880-1900

Description:
Group scene with spinning wheel. Black and white image depicts a young man and woman seated next to a flax spinning wheel. He is offering the younger woman a drink and has his left arm around her shoulders. An older woman looks on in the background. The head of a hog is visible on the left. "Barney & Blarney" has been written by hand on the reverse of the card, but it's unclear what that refers to. No publication information given. [1880-1900?] 18 x 8.75 cm..

Subject:
Spinning-wheel; Spinning--Hand--Spinning wheel

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